The United Kingdom will leave the European Union on 1 January 2021.

The current rules on trade, travel and business for the UK and EU will continue to apply during the transition period.

You, your family or your business can take some actions now to prepare for 2021.

Advice for residents

The Council is working closely with partners and the Government to understand the various challenges and to identify opportunities for local people and address risks if they arise.

Below are actions you can take immediately to make sure you are prepared.

EU Citizen

Are you a European Union Citizen and want to remain in the UK? Visit staying in the UK as an EU citizen to apply.

To find out how to protect your rights in the UK after 31 December 2020, visit the EU Settlement Scheme.

Preparation

For advice and guidance to help you prepare see: GOV.UK Get Ready for Brexit

For Information on medical supply issues and concerns see: NHS Getting your medicines if there's a no-deal Brexit

Support for businesses

EU (European Union) Transition

The United Kingdom will leave the European Union on 1 January 2021. New rules will apply in areas including trade in goods and services, data transfer, immigration and travel. Access support and information.