Find out more about the European Union legal system

As we await news from the Prime Minister about the referendum negotiations and any potential date for a referendum, one of our South West Region members of the European Parliament, Julie Girling MEP, calls our attention to two factsheets looking at the main characteristics of the European Union's legal system:

Sources and scope of European Union law - Download now

The principle of subsidiarity - Download now

These are important issues and will help to explain why the system operates as it does.

She emphasises that these leaflets are designed to be factual and impartial. They are not supporting one side or the other.

She also looks forward to your feedback you may care to offer.