Catalogue description Commonwealth Relations Office: Economic Policy: Registered Files (EC and EP Series)

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Reference: DO 165
Title: Commonwealth Relations Office: Economic Policy: Registered Files (EC and EP Series)

This series contains files of the Commonwealth Relations Office's Economic Policy Department and its successors the Economic General Department. It includes papers relating to the Commonwealth Economic Consultative Committee. Until 1962 when a separate Common Market Department (CMD) was formed, the EP series contains files relating to the UK negotiations to enter the EEC, Euratom and the European Coal and Steel Community, and Commonwealth reactions to those negotiations. The series deals with economic matters concerning the whole Commonwealth to 1965, at which time the General Department was replaced by a number of geographical economic departments.

Date: 1951-1967
Separated material:

For earlier records in the EC file series see DO 35

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Former reference in its original department: EC and EP file series
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English

Commonwealth Relations Office, Economic General Department, 1964-1966

Commonwealth Relations Office, Economic Policy Department, 1960-1964

Physical description: 178 file(s)
Access conditions: Open unless otherwise stated
Immediate source of acquisition:

Foreign and Commonwealth Office , 1994-2014

Accruals: No further accruals are expected.

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