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Norway is a member of lots of EU agencies and programmes.
But despite all this, it gets nothing back for its farmers or help for its poorer areas.
Norway’s exports to and imports from the EU have to go through customs which is costly and time consuming.
That’s because it’s not a member.
Although Norway gets consulted on changes in laws it has to comply with it has no say in them.
Norway has been called a ‘fax democracy.’ That’s because that’s how it gets its instructions from Brussels.
Norway is quite happy with these arrangements. Why ever would we be?
And we would still have to pay into the EU budget and only 10 per cent less than we pay now. And to get full access to the Single Market, like Norway, we would have to allow the free movement of people.