A practical guide for members explaining how the relationship between Norway and the EU operates.

Throughout Brexit negotiations, the relationship between Norway and the EU has been a constant comparator.

For British firms, a deal identical to Norway’s would have benefits in terms of deep market access, but there are political considerations to take into account as well as some legitimate business concerns.

To help policymakers and business leaders alike understand how the relationship between Norway and the EU operates, the CBI has consulted with Norwegian companies, the Federation of Norwegian Enterprise, and UK firms with interests in Norway, and compiled this briefing.