Composition of the European Parliament after the Brexit: provisional composition
Event date: 31/01/2020
Composition of the European Parliament after the Brexit. As of 1 February, the number and distribution of seats in the Parliament changes following the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. The European Parliament will have 705 seats, compared with 751 (the maximum allowed under the EU treaties) before the UK’s withdrawal from the EU on 31 January 2020. Of the UK’s 73 seats, 27 have been redistributed to other countries, while the remaining 46 will be kept in reserve for potential future enlargements.