There are still uncertainties about what the business and trade arrangements will be post-Brexit and what they will mean for businesses.

The UK is leaving the single market and customs union and will have a new points based immigration system in place from 1 January 2021, which may impact on business costs and workforce. 

Use the tool for businesses to see how you need to prepare and ensure your EU staff apply to the EUSS

As more detail is confirmed, the council will work with regional partners to provide information and signpost support for local businesses.

EU Funding

Find more on information on EU funding and links to European and international organisations.

Employers toolkit

The Government has created an employer’s toolkit with advice and information to support EU citizens to apply to stay in the UK.

Several business groups have information about the potential impact on businesses, what support is out there and proposals for how Brexit should be approached from a business perspective: