The UK has left the EU, and the transition period comes to an end on 31 December 2020. Please check the new rules from January 2021 to ensure that your organisation is ready. The deadline for applying is 30 June 2021.
- If your organisation employs EU staff
Ask your employees to check if they need to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme. EU, EEA or Swiss citizens can apply to the EU Settlement Scheme to continue living in the UK after 30 June 2021.
Read the guidance: Apply to the EU Settlement Scheme (settled and pre-settled status)
- If your organisation receives EU funding
Under the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK will continue to participate in programmes funded under the current 2014-2020 Multiannual Financial Framework until their closure.
Read the guidance: Getting EU funding
- If your organisation receives any personal data from the EU
If your organisation receives personal data from the EU/EEA, you should review your contracts to ensure you can continue to do so legally during and after the transition period. You may not know if your data is hosted outside of the UK so it is worth checking.
Read the guidance: Using personal data in your business or other organisation during and after the transition period.
If your organisation imports or exports goods with the EU
From 1 January 2021 the process for importing and exporting goods will change. Find out what you need to do to continue to: