Coronavirus (COVID-19):   Click here for links to the government updates on COVID-19 for businesses.

Reviewed in October 2020. Content will be updated as negotiations develop.

Ireland

Below are useful links that will help your business in the planning and preparation for January 2021. 

For information on Upskilling Supports to get your Business Brexit Ready, click here



For information on Getting Business Brexit Ready” click here.

For information about trade facilitation and customs procedures for trade with the United Kingdom (UK) after the transition period, click here

For information on Trade with Northern Ireland – Excise Issues, click here.

For information on Ireland to GB Trade, click  here.

For information on the Transfers of Personal Data from Ireland to the UK in the Event of a No-Deal Brexit, click here.

To view the 2019 Guidance Note, click here.

Northern Ireland

Below are useful links that will help your business in the planning and preparation for January 2021. 

For the latest Transition Updates, click here.



For more information on How You Can Get Ready for New Rules in 2021, click here to answer the ‘Transition Check’ questions.

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy is hosting free webinars to help you check the new rules and understand the actions to take. Click here to register to attend a live webinar which will provide information on key actions for businesses to take.

For information on How to Import and Export Goods between GB and the EU from 1 January 2021, click here.

For information on rules for wine importers, exporters, producers, retailers and distributors from 1 January 2021, click here.

For information on Exporting composite foods products to the EU from January 2021, click here.

For information on Exporting food, drink and agricultural products, click here.

For information on food and drink labelling changes from 1 January 2021, click here.

To view the list of customs agents and fast parcel operators, click here .





For information on Exporting Country Guides, click here .

For information on Trade in Services: Data Protection, click here .

For information on The Use of Personal Data in your Business or Other Organisation following the Transition Period, click here .

For information on Data Protection at the end of the Transition Period, click here .

For information on Internal Data Transfers, click here.

For information on Existing UK Trade Agreements with non-EU countries, click here

In order to move goods between the UK and non-EU countries, you need an EORI number. To apply, click here.

If you move goods between GB and Northern Ireland, the Trader Support Service will guide you through any changes due to the implementation of the NI Protocol. To sign up, click here.

For information on the changes in hiring from the EU from 1 January 2021, click here.

For information on how to plan and prepare for visiting Europe after 1 January 2021, click here.

For information on how cross-border business operations and European specific corporate entities will be affected from 1 January 2021, click here.

To view Coronavirus (COVID-19) business support, click here.

At the end of the transition period, the eCommerce Directive will no longer apply to the UK. You should begin to prepare for these changes now. For more information, click here .

For information on the actions your business may need to take before January 2021, click here

For information and rules on driving abroad, click here