Brexit: Actions you need to take to prepare for 1‌‌‌ ‌January 2021


With the Brexit deal on a knife-edge, we urge any MIA members and MI Companies (retailers, wholesalers and manufacturers alike) who export to the EU to attend this important Webinar from HM Revenue & Customs…

This webinar explains what actions you need to take to export goods from Great Britain to the EU and move goods between Great Britain and Northern Ireland. HMRC will provide a run-through of the key export processes – staged border controls, zero-rated VAT, customs declaration, using an intermediary as well as licences, certificates and authorisations that you’ll need.

Please register to take part and make sure you’re prepared for the end of the transition period.
This webinar is offered multiple times, so you can select the date and time that works best for you. The options are:
  • Friday 11th December: 1:45-2:45pm
  • Monday 14th December: 9:45 – 10:45am
  • Tuesday 15th December: 12:45 – 1:45pm.
HMRC also have a series of short videos on their YouTube channel providing an introduction to importing and exporting. It might help you to watch these before attending the webinar including:

This Friday: Global transport and logistics company Kuehne + Nagel are hosting a Webinar on Friday at 11:30am-1pm titled ‘Final countdown for Brexit: what you need to know to be ready for 1 January 2021’.

Kuehne + Nagel say: “As a trusted advisor to the UK government in regards to the impact Brexit has on the logistics industry, we would like to share our knowledge with you on the latest insights. Our speakers will also walk you through the UK and EU customs preparations and how you can make customs clearance a seamless experience.”

The key topics will be:
• Understanding the Free Trade Agreement negotiations
• UK and EU customs procedures as of 1 January 2021
• How to take out complexity with Kuehne+Nagel’s easy Brexit solution

Find out more and register here