Preparing for Brexit
Brexit will result in a number of changes that impact on people and business in Staffordshire. With so much information available on Brexit, in can be difficult to understand how it will affect you, and how people and businesses can prepare for it.
Information if you live in the UK
Our relationship with the EU may change significantly after Brexit. The government has a special webpage that covers all of the information you will need for travelling, working and learning in the EU post-Brexit.
Prepare for EU Exit if you live in the UK
Information for EU citizens living in the UK
If you are an EU, EEA or Swiss citizen, you and your family will be able to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme to continue living in the UK after 30 June 2021.
EU Settlement Scheme
What ‘settled’ and ‘pre-settled’ status means
The government has produced a toolkit for community leaders, which gives groups the right tools and information to support EU citizens and their families.
Community leaders toolkit
Gov.UK: Prepare your business for the UK leaving the EU
The gov.uk website provides public sector information which provides guidance relevant to your business. As part of this there is a quick questionnaire to help narrow down the information specific to your business.
The government has also published the EU Exit Business Campaign Toolkit.
Staffordshire Chamber of Commerce
The Bresilience website has been created by Staffordshire Chamber of Commerce. It provides you with information, resources and a detailed checklist to help them consider the changes Brexit may bring. The website also contains the latest updates on Brexit and details to help you plan your international business needs post-Brexit.
Federation of Small Businesses: Small Business Brexit Pack
The Federation of Small Businesses has created an information pack about some of the possible scenarios post- Brexit. Find out more