How will May’s three days of Brexit votes play out?

12 March

MPs vote again

on May’s deal

No

Yes

Brexit with May’s

deal on 29 March

13 March

MPs vote on whether

to leave without a deal

No

Yes

No-deal Brexit

on 29 March

14 March

MPs vote on whether

to extend article 50

No

Yes

UK asks for a

short extension

21 March summit

EU leaders vote on

allowing a short extension

No

Yes

Brexit

postponed

No to short, but

yes to longer

extension

MPs vote on offer of a

longer extension

No

Yes

Brexit

postponed

Deadlock. Could end with a no-deal Brexit,

a second referendum, new ideas or ...

MPs vote on May’s deal

for a third time

No

Yes

Brexit with May’s

deal on 29 March

No-deal Brexit

on 29 March, or ...

EU makes surprise last-minute

concessions on the backstop.

MPs pass May’s deal

Brexit with May’s

deal on or shortly

after 29 March

12 March

MPs vote again

on May’s deal

Brexit with May’s

deal on 29 March

Yes

No

13 March

MPs vote on whether

to leave without a deal

No-deal Brexit

on 29 March

Yes

No

14 March

MPs vote on whether

to extend article 50

UK asks for a

short extension

Yes

No

21 March summit

EU leaders vote on

allowing a short extension

Brexit

postponed

No

Yes

No to short, but yes

to longer extension

Brexit

postponed

MPs vote on offer of a

longer extension

No

Yes

Deadlock. Could end with a

no-deal Brexit, a second

referendum, new ideas or ...

Brexit with May’s

deal on 29 March

MPs vote on May’s

deal for a third time

Yes

No

No-deal Brexit

on 29 March, or ...

Brexit with May’s

deal on or shortly

after 29 March

EU makes surprise last-minute

concessions on the backstop.

MPs pass May’s deal