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Brexit Information for Businesses

Following the UK’s decision to leave the EU, the UK will no longer be an EU Member State from 29th March 2019. If a withdrawal agreement is agreed, a transition period will run from 29th March 2019 to 31st December 2020. However, if no deal can be reached there is a possibility that the UK will be leaving the EU without a deal. Therefore businesses are being encouraged to prepare themselves for a ‘no-deal’ Brexit.

Below are a set of useful links to help you and your business:

The Government has produced a seven-point business tool to help Prepare your business for the UK leaving the EU. By answering 7 simple questions the tool helps you find the exact guidance documents relevant to your business, based on specific business criteria including sector, size etc.

Use this tool to find out:

  • what your business may need to do to prepare for the UK leaving the EU
  • what’s changing in your industry
  • information on specific rules and regulations

Seven-point Tool

The Government has set out a suite of information to assist businesses in preparing your businesses for a ‘no-deal’ Brexit:

  •  How to prepare if the UK leaves the EU with no deal, a guidance on how to prepare for Brexit if there’s no deal  Preparing your business
  • Partnership Pack: preparing for changes at the UK border after a ‘no deal’ EU exit, designed to support businesses preparing for day one if the UK leaves the EU without a deal Partnership pack

Business can also apply for grants, find out what grants you can apply for to get funding for training and IT improvements if your business completes customs declarations. Businesses can apply for 2 grants to help the business complete customs declarations, in preparation for the UK leaving the EU.

Businesses can apply to get funding for:

  • training that helps your employees to complete customs declarations and processes
  • IT improvements to help your business complete customs declarations more efficiently

For more information click here


Brexit Information for Residents can be found by clicking here

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