Brexit Transition

Brexit Transition

Brexit transition new rules

The UK has left the EU. There are new rules for businesses, citizens and travel to the EU from 1 January 2021.

The transition period

There is now a transition period until the end of 2020 while the UK and EU negotiate additional arrangements. New rules took effect on 1 January 2021.

Your business needs to prepare now. Find out how to get ready for the new rules in 2021

The Kent & Medway Growth Hub Helpline facility is available for any businesses wanting to seek EU Transition advice. Call 03333 602300 or email

Brexit and your business

Act now to avoid the risk that your business operations will be interrupted.
You need to act now if you’re:

Get the complete list of what you need to do for you, your business and your family.

Keep your business up to date

  • Download this FREE booklet to help you understand how Brexit may affect your business
  • Download this Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce leaflet about Export/Import services
  • Sign up to receive email alerts about Brexit from central government
  • Use the Brexit checker to get a personalised list of actions for you, your business
  • FREE Trading Standards Brexit Transition advice call 03333 602300
  • Read about how local Folkstone business, Bigjigs are trading with the EU

Find further updates and transition advice from Kent County Council, Trading good with the EU