UK Transition


Brexit Transition: Moving goods from Great Britain to Northern Ireland

The UK has left the EU and new rules now apply. If your business moves goods from Great Britain to Northern Ireland act now to keep your goods moving. Find out more here.



Flyer sent to businesses on how to prepare for new rules from 1 January 2021

Flyer from the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Alok Sharma, to businesses about actions they need to take from 1 January 2021. It provides general advice on what businesses must do after the transition period ends on 31 December 2020. The letters contain QR codes and URLs which direct readers to GOV.UK, where they can view the online transition checker, sector specific webinars and access further guidance. Read more here.


Take action to prepare your business for new rules from 1 January 2021.

There are actions that your business can take now that do not depend on negotiations with the EU, to prepare for when the UK leaves the Customs Union and Single Market on 31 December 2020.

Find out more here and use the transition checker tool to identify the specific steps you need to take to be ready on 1 January 2021.


Help and support if your business trades with the EU.

To buy or sell from the EU you will need to follow new customs rules or you will not be able to continue to trade. These important actions are required regardless of the outcome of negotiations with the EU and whether or not the government secures a Free Trade Agreement.

Find out what you need do here.