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Fri 14 Feb 2020

Getting your business Brexit-ready. Workshops on 27th February 2020

With Brexit approaching, many businesses are asking what they should be doing to prepare. We can help.
Our Brexit workshops aim to give you an in-depth insight into how you and your business can prepare for Britain leaving the EU.

We are holding two workshops on Thursday 27th February at e-Space North in Littleport near Ely, covering off two key topics that may affect your business and your workforce: import/export and settlement for EU workers.


With Brexit approaching, many businesses are asking what they should be doing to prepare. We can help.

Our Brexit workshops aim to give you an in-depth insight into how you and your business can prepare for Britain leaving the EU.

We are holding two workshops on Thursday 27th February at e-Space North in Littleport near Ely, covering off two key topics that may affect your business and your workforce: import/export and settlement for EU workers.

Each event will provide a comprehensive look into the chosen topic, explaining current legislation, the potential impact Brexit may have and what steps businesses should take to prepare. The events take the form of workshop sessions lasting three hours each, offering attendees the chance to develop their own knowledge and get answers to their questions.
 

Import and Export Workshop

This workshop offers you detailed information on how companies can prepare to import and export following Brexit:

  • Exporting and importing within the EU
  • Global trade following Brexit
  • Export finance and insurance
  • Import and export documentation
  • Export licences
  • Export declarations
  • Import strategy
  • Trade tariffs and duties

This workshop is open to representatives from any business in the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough area that currently imports or exports or intends to in the future.
 

EU Settlement Workshop

This workshop will provide you an insight into how Brexit may affect EU workers and the businesses that employ them:

  • Right to work in the UK
  • EEA/Swiss v non-EEA workers schemes
  • Documentation and checks for EU workers
  • EU settlement scheme
  • Skills-based immigration system
  • Penalties for non-compliance
  • Future employment

This workshop is open to any business within Cambridgeshire and Peterborough that employs EU workers and wishes to continue to do so after Brexit, as well as any individual workers who want to know how they will be affected.

The workshops are FREE to attend, the service is fully funded by the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority and The Business Board

To reserve your place, visit www.brexit4business.co.uk/events or email workshops@brexit4business.co.uk

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