Prepare for EU Exit
01 March, 2019
On 29 March 2019 the United Kingdom will leave the European Union (EU). Leaving will mean a number of changes that will affect businesses and individuals. Advice and guidance is available on all parts of the exit from the EU (known as Brexit) via the Gov.uk website. Here we have highlighted some of the key links based on the questions that we have been asked.
Information about EU Exit including the article 50 process, negotiations, and announcements about policy changes as a result of EU Exit is available on Gov.uk – EU Exit.
Prepare for EU Exit if you live in the UK
For information on preparing for the EU Exit go to Gov.uk – Prepare for EU Exit.
- Going and being abroad (Includes passports, foreign travel advice, pet travel and mobile roaming fees)
- Work (Includes workplace rights and working in the EU)
- Transport (Includes driving licences, vehicle insurance and flying to the EU)
- Environment (Includes environmental standards and food labels)
- Business and industry (Includes consumer rights, banking and selling online)
- Education, training and skills (Includes studying abroad and Erasmus+)
Prepare your business for the UK leaving the EU
To help prepare your business for the EU Exit go to Gov.uk – Prepare your business for the UK leaving the EU.
Preparing for changes at the UK border after a no deal EU exit: support for businesses preparing for day one if we leave the EU without a deal. Partnership pack
Additional guidance is available on Gov.uk – Find EU Exit guidance for your business.
Transport and driving
If you need guidance on transport go to Gov.uk – EU Exit guidance for transport.
Citizens’ rights and applying for settled and pre-settled status
If you are an EU citizen or a family member of an EU citizen, you will may need to apply if you want to stay in the UK after 30 June 2021. This includes if you are married to a British citizen. For more information on this process go to Gov.uk – Settled status for EU citizens and families.
Guidance for industry and organisations involved in health and care about contingency plans for a no-deal exit from the EU is available at Gov.uk – Planning for a no deal EU Exit for the health and care sector.