In preparation for the UK leaving the EU, which is due to happen on 31 October, the Government has arranged a number of workshops to help businesses with their preparation plans.
Two local workshops have been arranged – one will take place in Knowsley and the other in Liverpool.
Get ready for Brexit roadshow
Date: Monday, 14 October 2019
Venue: Liverpool Football Club
Throughout the day there will be a number of events which will include support and advice stands, and in-depth sessions led by subject matter experts. They will provide attendees with specific advice and help on how they can prepare their business for Brexit.
Sessions will run in both the morning (9am until 11.30am) and afternoon (1pm until 3.30pm). You can sign up for your chosen session online.
Brexit Business Readiness event
Date: Tuesday 15 October, 9am – 10:30am
Venue: Suites Hotel, Knowsley, (Breakfast Baps, Tea/coffee)
Jon Hughes, KPMG Director, Jacqui Bickerton, Weightmans and Brian Diggle, Seacon UK.
Practical session to help exporting businesses to prepare for Brexit
Date: Tuesday, 29 October from 9am.
Venue: Suites Hotel, Knowsley.
This event is one a series being hosted by the Department for International Trade events to help businesses who export goods prepare for Brexit.
The event will help you build a personalised action plan which includes:
- paperwork needed to continue exporting
- impact on supply chains
- changes to regulations and contracts
- where to find tariff information, commodity codes and duty rates
- what you might need to speak to customers and employees about
- moving goods across borders
- business travel to the EU
- providing services to EU clients
- how to treat personal data
The event is suitable for all exporters, particularly those exporting to the EU. There are several events like this running across the country. View the full list of events.
Please note places are limited and offered on a first come, first serve basis. Online registration is required.
If you can’t get along in person – you can even attend online
Register for the free online Brexit Business Readiness event on 16 October 2019 to hear from Government advisers and receive tailored support to get your business ready for leaving the EU. Find out more details, including how to register.