Latest update: Changes from Jan 1st now UK is no longer in the EU

As we return from the Christmas and New Year break, UK is no longer part of the EU. Brexit has finally happened, a UK-EU deal has been agreed and a raft of changes are in place from 1st January 2021.

There is a great deal of information available to help businesses adjust to the new situation and to assist members UKWA has shared some key links from Gov.UK below. Simply click on the buttons to access latest updates:

The Border Operating Model

Trading and moving goods in and out of Northern Ireland from 1 January 202

Reference Documents for Customs Tariff (Preferential Trade Arrangements) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 pt 3

UK-Turkey trade agreement

Taking cash in and out of Northern Ireland

Rules of origin for goods moving between the UK and EU

Check if Authorised Economic Operator status could benefit you

Apply for repayment or remission of import duties (C285)

Claiming preferential rates of duty between the UK and EU

For any further assistance, please contact us at or visit the government’s website, Gov.UK




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Tagged with: Authorised Economic Operator Status, Customs Tariff Regulations, Origin of goods, Preferential duty rates, repayment of import duties, Taking cash in and out of NI, The Border Operating Model, UK-Turkey trade agreement

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