Brexit latest news and updates

Get the latest EU Brexit updates, news and advice for businesses in Scotland from the ongoing negotiations between the UK and EU.

Brexit and your business - what you need to know

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Brexit checklist

From customs checks and tariffs to supply chain and business travel, this handy 12-point checklist will keep your contingency plans on track.

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Financial support

£2k to £4k grant to help you manage a wide range of Brexit impacts.

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What will Brexit mean for sectors?

All sectors in Scotland will be impacted, some more than others. Read the latest guidance to see how your business is likely to be affected.

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Exporters' toolkit

Expert guidance and support to help new and existing exporters prepare for Brexit.

How Scottish businesses are preparing for Brexit

Colin Macdonald, Commercial Director, Rivet Games

Colin Macdonald, commercial director of Rivet Games is using the Brexit Support Grant to get consultancy support his company needs

"With uncertainty around Brexit, we are keen to investigate and put in place new business partners and models in order to diversify our risks."
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Bill Shaw, operations manager, Flexible Technology

Billy Shaw, operations manager of Flexible Technology, is using the Brexit Support Grant to maintain its supply chain and ensure business continuity.

"We’re using the Brexit Support Grant to engage with customers on a personal basis and give reassurance that in the case of no deal, we are prepared and will continue to provide the service they require."
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Brexit impact on logistics, supply chain and tariffs

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Everything you need to know about tariffs

Want to know how changes to export/import tariffs after Brexit might affect your business? Use this step-by-step guide. 

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Grants for customs documentation recruitment, training and IT improvements

HMRC is providing grants to help customs intermediaries, traders and hauliers prepare customs procedures and checks after Brexit. Find out if your business is eligible.

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Transport and logistics

How to ensure your goods get to market and you get the imports your business needs to operate.

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How will Brexit impact your supply chain?

Worried about the impact of Brexit on your supply chain? Be resilient. Know your options and plan ahead with our help.

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James Robertson, founder of Isle of Skye Candles Company, is using the Brexit Support Grant to target new markets

"The Brexit Support Grant will help us adapt our plans for international growth by funding trade visits to the USA and Switzerland."
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Puneet Gupta, COO, PG Papers

Puneet Gupta, COO at PG Paper Company is using the Brexit Support Grant to fund extra legal support for contractual changes and travel to key accounts to maintain essential business relations

"With the uncertainty around Brexit, our strategy planning is extensive to ensure we are prepared for all possible outcomes. Businesses need clarity and stability."