On 24 December 2020, the European Union and the United Kingdom reached an agreement in principle on the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement. Content on the site is being monitored to reflect this and the changes.

The Agreement

EU Publications

If you require further information on the agreement between the EU & UK, click  here for recent publications.

UK Publications

If you require further information on the agreement between the UK & EU, click here for recent publications.

Questions & Answers

The EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement covers the following areas: trade in goods and in services, digital trade, intellectual property, public procurement, aviation and road transport, energy, fisheries, social security coordination, law enforcement and judicial cooperation in criminal matters, thematic cooperation and participation in Union programmes. It is underpinned by provisions ensuring a level playing field and respect for fundamental rights.

To view the most frequently asked questions and their answers, click here.

Useful Links

  • Claiming preferential rates of duty between the UK and EU from 1 January 2021: For more information on how to claim preferential rates of duty on goods covered in the UK’s deal with the EU and how to declare goods imported into the UK on your import declaration, click here.