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Starts Thursday, September 19, 2019 12:00 AM Ends Monday, October 14, 2019 12:00 AM
First event - Swindon Swindon SN1 5DG

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Brexit Business Readiness Events

HM Government are hosting a series of free Get Ready for Brexit Business Events that will run across the country from 16th September to 18th October 2019 that the BPMA would like to encourage the industry to attend in order to prepare for Brexit.

The events are free to attend and will give businesses help, advice and support on the actions they need to take to prepare for Brexit.

The series of events are running across many cities - see below for further details.

The events will combine a keynote address, interactive support, advice stands and in-depth sessions led by subject matter experts. They will provide you with specific business-focused advice and help.

Join Government advisors at a location near you to get free help and advice to get your business ready for Brexit.

For more information click here.

Confirmed locations

Birmingham27 September
Hull3 October
Leeds4 October
Leicester24 September
London20 September
Northampton16 September
Nottingham17 September
Sheffield23 September
Swindon19 September

Northern Ireland:
Belfast8 October                  
Derry/ Londonderry7 October

Perth24 September
Glasgow25 September

Cardiff14 October


A typical agenda will look like:

Registration and networking

Visit our advice stands: Get direct advice and support from government advisers to understand what your business may need to do to prepare for Brexit, what's changing in your industry, and information on specific rules and regulations. Get support on areas including:

  • Importing from the EU
  • Export to the EU
  • Providing services or doing business in the EU
  • Employing EU citizens
  • Transferring personal data
  • Support available in your local area

Keynote Address: Get Ready for Brexit

Businesses should take practical steps to ensure they are prepared for Brexit. Join this session to:

  • Understand what's changing for business
  • Get clear advice on the practical steps and actions that you can take
  • Find out more about the resources and support available to help you to get ready

Insight seminars: Hear from subject matter experts on areas such as

  • Import, export and customs for business
  • Employers of EU citizens
  • Trading with countries internationally and Brexit
  • Prepare your business for Brexit - food and drink; farming; fisheries; waste, chemicals and trade
  • Prepare your energy business for Brexit
  • Trade in services - preparing got Brexit
  • Data protection and Brexit
  • Intellectual property and Brexit