Prepare for Brexit


Scotland’s enterprise and skills agencies are urging all businesses in Scotland to continue to actively prepare for changes taking place following the Brexit transition period. Up-to-date advice and support will be available on this website.

Act now to ensure your business and supply chain can adapt to the changing business environment

We’re making essential updates to our self-assessment tool and will let you know when it’s up and running again.

Latest: UK Government has released its plans for UK Global Tariffs post-Brexit (19 May 2020)

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What does the Brexit transition period mean for your business?

Find out what will happen during and after the transition period and how your business can adapt to change.


No time to spare?

Despite ongoing uncertainty, there are quick essential actions that your business should be taking now to ensure you're in the strongest position possible to adapt quickly and thrive. 


Final opportunity to apply for recruitment, training and IT grants

If your business completes customs declarations you can apply for funding towards recruitment, training and IT costs.

“This is an excellent website that my clients will find very useful. As well as being easy to access, it also suggests points for action which are tailored towards specific business needs. This is extremely helpful as it provides direction for business in the face of continued uncertainty and a much needed prompt for businesses in Scotland to prepare for Brexit.”

Jamie Kerr, Partner at Burness Paull LLP

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