Brexit Resource Hub

Businesses face a growing challenge to get the right information to help them plan and succeed in a post-Brexit world.

Our resource hub will keep you informed and if necessary, manage any changes that may arise for you personally or for your business.

Speak to us about how we can help your business with any Brexit challenges you may be facing, or browse through our Brexit insights and publications below to find out more.

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If there is a topic you want further information on, get in touch to ask us a question and we’ll get back to you soon.

Freeports announcement from 2021 Budget

An overview of the Freeports announced in the 2021 Budget and the impact this will have on businesses.

Post Brexit Update

The UK has left the EU with a Free Trade Agreement. This means that UK originating goods sold to the EU will be tariff-free. Find out more about Customs and import changes, Customs obligations and more.

Placing goods on the Great British and EU markets from January 2021

Businesses must have taken steps to ensure compliance with EU requirements for certification and labelling of products and materials by 1 January 2021.

Trade, Importing & Exporting

From the 1st of January 2021, if a business trades with the EU there will be changes for moving goods which they will need to prepare for. If a business fails to comply with the new customs procedures in place, they won’t be able to import or export goods.

Providing services to EU markets after January 2021

If a UK business operates in a service sector in the EU or European Free Trade Association (EFTA) country (including Norway, Iceland, Lichtenstein, and Switzerland), they will be treated by the EU as originating from a ‘third country’.

CIPD employing migrant workforce guide flowchart

Check out the CIPD’s flowchart to make sure your employee or prospective employee has the right to work in the UK after Brexit.

Moving goods under the Northern Ireland Protocol

The Cabinet Office published a policy paper on 7th August 2020 explaining the procedures for movement of goods between the EU and Northern Ireland; and between Northern Ireland and Great Britain.

Coping with customs - grant funded training

Is your business suddenly exposed to customs processes as a result of the UK departing the European Union? If so, your may employees may need to up-skill to meet the added demands.

HMRC extends deadline for customs training grants

Information on the grants available to businesses who will become involved in completing customs declarations, carrying out customs processes such as importing and exporting and/or helping other businesses with import and export processes.

Hiring staff from outside the UK and Ireland

On 1st January 2021, free movement between the UK and EU ended and the UK introduced a points-based immigration system. The new system introduced job, salary and language requirements that may impact the ability to hire from the EU.

Example: Postponed import VAT accounting statements

Here is an example of what Postponed Import VAT Accounting Statements will look like from 1 January 2021.

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If there is a topic you want further information on, get in touch to ask us a question and we’ll aim to answer it in a blog post or guide to help you, and others, during this difficult time.