The UK's transition out of the European Union on 1 January 2021 has meant a number of changes that impact on people and businesses 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 make sure they are prepared.
Information if you live in the UK
Our relationship with the EU whas now changed significanty. 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.
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.
Find out what you need to do
The government has produced a toolkit for community leaders, which gives groups the right tools and information to support EU citizens and their families.
The Gov.uk website has 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.
Also useful to businesses is the government's Brexit transition website.
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 brought about by Brexit. The website also contains the latest updates 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.
Call the Business Helpline on 0300 111 8002 for more information.