The BPMA continue to support the industry in preparing for a no deal Brexit
Through the Business Readiness fund from the Government, the BPMA hosted a Brexit Summit, hosted a webinar with HMRC and have created a positioning paper to help prepare you for a No Deal Brexit.
To access to The BPMA Brexit summit presentation click here
To access a recording of the BPMA/ HMRC webinar from 24th October click here
For a transcribe of the HMRC webinar Q&A session click here
To access the Brexit Information Pack click here
HMRC Customs Declartion Webinar Recording
The HMRC have hosted a series of webinars to support UK businesses with a no deal Brexit – the latest in their series covers Completing customs import declarations. This 30 minute webinar recording is available to you to help you prepare and make key business decisions in the event of a no deal Brexit.
Government launches business Brexit helpline
NEW – The Government launches business Brexit helpline, providing free advice on where businesses can find information and guidance to prepare for Brexit.
Telephone: 0300 2000 900 (Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm).
Brexit Imports and export helpline:
Get information about importing and exporting goods after Brexit.
Call the helpline to find out about:
- customs declarations and procedures
- duties and tariffs
- importing and exporting different goods
- transporting goods to and from the EU
- product safety regulations
Telephone: 0300 3301 331
Monday to Friday, 8am to 6pm
The EU Settlement Resolution Centre helpline
The EU Settlement Resolution Centre helpline is available for individuals and businesses who need help or information about the EU Settlement Scheme.
Telephone: 0300 123 7379
Monday to Friday (excluding bank holidays), 8am to 8pm
Saturday and Sunday, 9:30am to 4:30pm
HMRC has funding available for customs intermediaries, traders and hauliers who complete, or intend to complete, customs declarations following the UK’s exit from the EU. The funding can be used to upskill employees, make IT improvements or hire new employees to manage customs declarations and processes.
The application window is currently open and will close on 31 January 2020, or earlier once all funding is allocated, so businesses are encouraged to apply early.
For more information on HMRC funding, please call +44(0)28 9041 5471
You can also email email@example.com with any Brexit related queries and the BPMA team will contact key sources such as HMRC, Institute of Export and BEIS on your behalf. Please ensure you include your full name, company name and enquiry.
All Brexit information from the Summit, Webinars and information on all BPMA Brexit communications, including the information pack is intended as general guidance only, and because of the many uncertainties surrounding Brexit we are not able to warrant or guarantee that the information is correct or accurate. The content should not therefore be relied on in substitution for independent legal advice or advice from Gov.uk.