Nigel FARAGE
  • Nigel
    FARAGE
  • Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy Group
  • Co-Chair
  • United Kingdom United Kingdom Independence Party
  • Date of birth: 3 April 1964, Farnborough

Political groups

  • 20.07.1999 / 10.12.2001 : Group for a Europe of Democracies and Diversities - Member of the Bureau
  • 11.12.2001 / 19.07.2004 : Group for a Europe of Democracies and Diversities - Member of the Bureau
  • 20.07.2004 / 05.12.2004 : Independence/Democracy Group - Co-Chair
  • 06.12.2004 / 21.10.2008 : Independence/Democracy Group - Chair
  • 22.10.2008 / 13.07.2009 : Independence/Democracy Group - Co-Chair
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Europe of freedom and democracy Group - Co-Chair
  • 01.07.2014 / 15.10.2014 : Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy Group - Co-Chair
  • 16.10.2014 / 19.10.2014 : Non-attached Members - Member
  • 20.10.2014 ... : Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy Group - Co-Chair

National parties

  • 20.07.1999 / 19.07.2004 : UK Independence Party (United Kingdom)
  • 20.07.2004 / 13.07.2009 : UK Independence Party (United Kingdom)
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : United Kingdom Independence Party (United Kingdom)
  • 01.07.2014 ... : United Kingdom Independence Party (United Kingdom)

Member

  • 21.07.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Fisheries
  • 21.07.1999 / 02.02.2000 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 28.09.1999 / 14.01.2002 : Delegation to the EU-Malta Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 17.01.2002 / 19.07.2004 : Committee on Fisheries
  • 07.02.2002 / 30.04.2004 : Delegation to the EU-Malta Joint Parliamentary Committee
  • 20.07.2004 / 12.12.2006 : Conference of Presidents
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on International Trade
  • 13.12.2006 / 13.07.2009 : Conference of Presidents
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on International Trade
  • 20.10.2008 / 01.02.2009 : Committee on International Trade
  • 14.07.2009 / 30.06.2014 : Conference of Presidents
  • 16.07.2009 / 18.01.2012 : Committee on Fisheries
  • 19.01.2012 / 13.01.2013 : Committee on Fisheries
  • 01.07.2014 / 15.10.2014 : Conference of Presidents
  • 20.10.2014 ... : Conference of Presidents

Substitute

  • 02.02.2000 / 14.01.2002 : Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs
  • 21.07.2004 / 14.01.2007 : Committee on Fisheries
  • 15.01.2007 / 30.01.2007 : Committee on Fisheries
  • 07.01.2009 / 13.07.2009 : Committee on Fisheries

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 7th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

138

100 years on from the First World War: lessons to learn and future of Europe (debate)

16-04-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)04-16(4)

Preparations for the European Council meeting (20-21 March 2014) (debate)

12-03-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)03-12(5)

Preparations for the European Council meeting (20-21 March 2014) (debate) (2)

12-03-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)03-12(5)

Preparations for the European Council meeting (20-21 March 2014) (debate) (3)

12-03-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)03-12(5)

Programme of activities of the Greek Presidency (debate)

15-01-2014 P7_CRE-REV(2014)01-15(5)

Preparations for the European Council meeting (19 - 20 December 2013) (debate)

11-12-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)12-11(3)

Preparations for the European Council meeting (19 - 20 December 2013) (debate) (2)

11-12-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)12-11(3)

Preparations for the European Council meeting (24-25 October 2013) (debate)

23-10-2013 P7_CRE-REV(2013)10-23(7)

Motions for resolutions

2

Motion for a resolution on the situation in Syria

10-09-2013 B7-0425/2013

Motion for a resolution on the conclusions of the European Council meeting (28-29 June 2012)

03-07-2012 B7-0408/2012

Written declarations

1

Written declaration on the need to abandon the euro and return to national currencies

12-03-2012 P7_DCL(2012)0015 Lapsed

Details

Mario BORGHEZIO , Magdi Cristiano ALLAM , Philippe de VILLIERS , Nigel FARAGE , Francesco Enrico SPERONI

Date opened : 12-03-2012
Lapse date : 14-06-2012
Number of signatories : 28 - 14-06-2012

Parliamentary questions

109

European Court of Human Rights

06-12-2013 E-013937/2013

Failure to answer question on EU Funding of UK NGOs

15-10-2013 P-011704/2013

EU funding of NGOs in the UK

05-08-2013 E-009452/2013

The Commission's 'close protection service' V

29-07-2013 E-009116/2013

The Commission's 'close protection service' IV

29-07-2013 E-009115/2013

The Commission's 'close protection service' III

29-07-2013 E-009114/2013

The Commission's 'close protection service' II

29-07-2013 E-009113/2013

The Commission's 'close protection service' I

29-07-2013 E-009112/2013

Meeting between Commissioner Barnier and Gerry Grimstone

26-07-2013 E-009109/2013

Austrian aviation case

07-06-2013 E-006582/2013

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 6th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

100

Address by the President of Parliament

06-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-06(5)

Explanations of vote

05-05-2009 P6_CRE(2009)05-05(6)

A6-0240/2009 - REPORT Report on the proposal for a directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the protection of animals used for scientific purposes

Explanations of vote

10-03-2009 P6_CRE(2009)03-10(9)

A6-0074/2009 - REPORT Report on Small Business Act

Sanctions against employers of illegally staying third-country nationals (debate)

03-02-2009 P6_CRE(2009)02-03(5)

Explanations of vote

15-01-2009 P6_CRE(2009)01-15(7)

A6-0491/2008 - REPORT Report on transposition and application of Directive 2002/73/EC on the implementation of the principle of equal treatment for men and women as regards access to employment, vocational training and promotion, and working conditions

Explanations of vote

14-01-2009 P6_CRE(2009)01-14(5)

A6-0479/2008 - REPORT Report on the situation of fundamental rights in the European Union 2004-2008

Formal sitting and debate - 10th anniversary of the euro

13-01-2009 P6_CRE(2009)01-13(5)

Motions for resolutions

3

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on approval of the new Commission

12-11-2004 B6-0165/2004

MOTION FOR A RESOLUTION on behalf of the IND/DEM Group

25-10-2004 B6-0092/2004

Written declarations

1

Written declaration on the Council of Ministers and secretive law-making

05-09-2005 P6_DCL(2005)0045 Lapsed

Details

Chris DAVIES , Nigel FARAGE , Timothy KIRKHOPE , Jean LAMBERT , Gary TITLEY

Date opened : 05-09-2005
Lapse date : 05-12-2005
Number of signatories : 211 - 05-12-2005

Parliamentary questions

101

EU-Pol in Afghanistan

16-07-2008 P-4297/2008

Post Office Limited

30-04-2008 P-2747/2008

Costs of European Year of Intercultural Dialogue

24-01-2008 E-0398/2008

Costs of European Year of Intercultural Dialogue

24-01-2008 E-0397/2008

Anniversary/Period of Reflection expenditure

08-01-2008 H-0004/2008

Eco-grants

20-12-2007 E-6652/2007

Funding for advertising 2005/7

12-10-2007 E-5227/2007

Expulsion of nationals of other Member States

12-10-2007 E-5226/2007

Social Chapter opt-out

16-01-2007 E-0171/2007

Actual cost of promoting Rome Treaty's semi-century

01-08-2006 E-3659/2006

Parliamentary activities in plenary – 5th parliamentary term

Speeches in plenary

47

Towards a European constitution

04-05-2004 P5_CRE(2004)05-04(3)

Programme of the Irish presidency

14-01-2004 P5_CRE(2004)01-14(1)

One-minute speeches on matters of political importance

12-01-2004 P5_CRE(2004)01-12(5)

The European Council / IGC / Italian presidency

16-12-2003 P5_CRE(2003)12-16(1)

Fisheries partnership agreements with third countries

08-10-2003 P5_CRE(2003)10-08(13)

European Constitution and IGC

24-09-2003 P5_CRE(2003)09-24(1)

Enlargement

09-04-2003 P5_CRE(2003)04-09(3)

Fishing in international waters

16-01-2003 P5_CRE(2003)01-16(4)

Immigration policy

18-12-2002 P5_CRE(2002)12-18(7)

Parliamentary questions

2

Postponement of reform of the Common Fisheries Policy and adherence to Article 213

02-05-2002 O-0029/2002/rev.1

Potential UK share in ECB equity

23-09-1999 H-0539/1999

Declarations (7th parliamentary term)

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