A Referendum was held on Thursday 23 June 2016, to decide whether the UK should leave or remain in the European Union.
Leave won by 52% to 48%.
The referendum turnout was 71.8%, with more than 30 million people voting. It was the highest turnout in a UK-wide vote since the 1992 general election.
This page presents relevant information and comment in respect of the Referendum.
COBCOE response to the UK EU Referendum
The Journey Begins. Unravelling the Uncertainty. (by Hogan Lovells)
UK e Italia, with or without EU... (by Pierluigi Puglia - Spokesperson UK in Italy, British Embassy Rome)
Statements and reflections on UK Referendum (by British Council)
Advice for British nationals travelling and living in Europe (by Foreign & Commonwealth Office)
Brexit: potential consequences on the tax relations between the UK and Italy (by Maisto e Associati)
Brexit - the next steps (by Studio Legale Delfino e Associati - Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP)
NEWS FLASH 29 April 2016
BREXIT - a briefing note for BCCI Members
The best of both worlds: the United Kingdom’s special status in a reformed European Union
Designation of lead campaigners for the EU referendum