Common Travel Area UK No Deal Notes

Purpose The purpose of this notice is to provide clarity on the Common Travel Area (CTA) arrangements and the associated rights and privileges of British and Irish citizens in the other jurisdictions. Before 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020) If you are a British or Irish citizen you can travel freely within the Common Travel Area (CTA) without […]

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Taking Pet Abroad

Purpose This notice sets out how the arrangements that allow pet owners to travel to and from the EU with pets (cats, dogs and ferrets) would change if the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 without a deal. It explains what pet owners would need to do to prepare their pets for travel, and […]

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Vet Medicines Regulation UK No Deal Notes

Purpose The purpose of this notice is to outline the arrangements that would come into force to regulate veterinary medicines in the unlikely event the UK leaves the EU on 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020) with no agreement in place, with specific reference to: Marketing Authorisation Holder (MAH) – legal presence requirements Veterinary ‘Generic’ Marketing Authorisations – […]

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Vet Medicines Registration UK No Deal Notes

Purpose The purpose of this notice is to outline the arrangements that would come into force to regulate veterinary medicines in the unlikely event the UK leaves the EU on 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020) with no deal in place, with specific reference to: batch testing of veterinary medicines Qualified Person (QP) batch certification and release of […]

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Animal Medicine IT Systems UK No Deal Notes

Purpose The purpose of this notice is to inform key stakeholders of the actions they will need to undertake to continue to submit regulatory and notification information to the UK, via the Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD), in the event that the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 with no agreement in place. Before 29 […]

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Trade Marks UK No Deal Notes

Purpose If the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 without a deal, find out how this would affect: registered Community designs unregistered Community designs correspondence addresses and confidentiality for UK trade marks and designs Continued protection of registered trade marks and designs in the UK Before 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020) EU trade marks and registered […]

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Patents UK No Deal Notes

Purpose If the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 without a deal, find out in this notice how this would affect: the UK patent system and supplementary protection certificates the Unified Patent Court and unitary patent correspondence addresses and confidentiality for UK patents Patents and supplementary protection certificates Before 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020) Only a […]

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IP Rights Exhaustion UK No Deal Notes

Purpose If the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 without a deal, find out in this notice how this would affect the exhaustion of intellectual property rights. Before 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020) Intellectual property rights give the business, organisation or individual that holds the rights (the right holder) certain exclusive entitlements, which include the right […]

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Copyright UK No Deal Notes

Purpose If the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 without a deal, find out in this notice how this would affect cross border copyright. Before 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020) The UK and other EU member states are party to the main international treaties on copyright and related rights. Under the rules of these treaties, countries […]

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Chemicals Regulation UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice sets out how businesses producing, registering, importing or exporting chemicals would be affected if the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 with no deal. Before 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020) There is a large body of existing EU law relating to chemicals which protect human health and the environment, as well as enabling […]

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Geographical Indications UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice informs UK producers about what might happen to geographical indication (GI) protection, and action they may wish to consider taking, should the UK leave the EU in March 2019 without a deal. Before 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020) Producers in the EU can protect the names of their products under GI regulations put in […]

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Food Labelling UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice sets out how labelling of food and compositional standards (minimum standards for certain types of key foods) would be affected if the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 without a deal. It sets out the actions food businesses would need to consider to continue to comply with food compositional standards and […]

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Road Haulage UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice provides guidance for UK haulage companies and businesses using freight services on the implications for access to EU markets in the unlikely event that the UK leaves the EU on 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020) with no agreement in place. It is important to stress that for road haulage our negotiating objective continues to […]

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Timber UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice sets out how buying and selling timber or timber products (‘timber’) covered by the EU Timber Regulation (EUTR) and Forest Law Enforcement Governance and Trade (FLEGT) regulation would be affected if the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 without a deal. Before 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020) Timber supply chains are regulated to […]

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Fertilisers

Before 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020) Rules and requirements around manufacturing and marketing fertilisers in the UK are currently partially harmonised with the EU. This means there are two frameworks – a domestic framework and an EU framework – under which manufacturers can choose to market their products. The domestic framework consists of the Fertilisers Regulations 1991 […]

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Vehicle Insurance No Deal Notes

Purpose For private and commercial motoring, we are seeking a deal to ensure that UK motorists can continue to drive in the EU without additional checks and documentation after we have left. This notice sets out the actions that UK motorists may wish to consider in order to continue to drive in the EU, if […]

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Coach Services UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice provides guidance for UK bus and coach operators on the implications for access to EU markets in the unlikely scenario that the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 with no agreement in place. Before 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020) Currently UK bus and coach operators carrying out international journeys must hold a Standard […]

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Flights UK No Deal Notes

Purpose The purpose of this notice is to inform air passengers, the aviation industry and the public of the actions we are taking to prepare for the unlikely scenario that the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 with no deal. Preparing for EU exit is not just a matter for the government, so this […]

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Aviation Security UK No Deal Notes

Purpose The purpose of this notice is to inform air passengers, the aviation industry and the public of the actions we are taking to prepare for the unlikely scenario that the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 with no deal. Preparing for EU exit is not just a matter for the government. Individuals and […]

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Aviation Safety UK No deal Notes

Purpose The purpose of this notice is to inform air passengers, the aviation industry and the public of the actions we are taking to prepare for the unlikely scenario that the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 without an agreement. Preparing for EU exit is not just a matter for the government, so this […]

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European Territorial Cooperation UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice sets out how current and future European Territorial Cooperation (ETC) programmes would be affected if the UK leaves the EU with no deal. Find out how this would affect you if you: want to apply for funding from the ETC programmes already get funding from the ETC programmes Before 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020) […]

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Sanction UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice explains how the UK would implement sanctions if the UK leaves without a deal. Sanctions, often known in the EU as “restrictive measures” are a foreign policy and national security tool which impose immigration, trade, financial and transport restrictions. We use sanctions to fulfil a range of purposes, including as part of […]

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Trading Electricity UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice informs industry participants and other stakeholders about changes to the cross-border trading and supply of electricity in the event that the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 with no agreement in place. Before 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020) The UK’s electricity markets are currently integrated (‘coupled’) into those of the EU, with common […]

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Trading Gas UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice provides gas market stakeholders with an explanation of how the trading of gas with European states will operate in the unlikely event that the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 with no agreement in place. Before 29 March 2019 (may also apply to new exit date on 31 December 2020) The UK has gas interconnectors (direct pipelines) with Ireland, the Netherlands, and […]

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Climate Change Obligations UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice aims to support the contingency planning of UK operators of installations (for example, power stations and oil refineries) and UK-administered aircraft operators that currently participate in the EU Emissions Trading System, and other organisations and individuals with accounts within the UK section of the Consolidated System of European Registries which also includes the UK’s […]

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Consumer Rights UK No Deal Notes

Purpose This notice provides guidance to businesses and consumers setting out the UK approach to the consumer legislative framework if the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 with no agreement in place. If the UK leaves the EU in March 2019 without a deal, find out how this would affect: consumer protection and cross-border […]

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