Trade Remedies Transition 2021 UK Guidance

Guidance Trade remedies transition policy Trade remedies protect domestic industries from unfair practices around imports. The UK’s own independent trade policy includes a trade remedies system. Published 6 February 2020 Last updated 16 December 2020 — see all updates From: Department for International Trade Contents Transition reviews Safeguard measures Steel safeguard measures Anti-dumping and anti-subsidy trade […]

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NI Product Standards + Metrology 2021 UK Guidance

Placing goods on the GB market from the EU market if you’re a business in Northern Ireland If you’re a Northern Ireland business selling goods on the GB market that have been supplied to you (as a distributor) from the EU market, you’ll become an importer under GB rules. You’ll need to make sure: goods are labelled with your company’s details (or accompanying documentation depending […]

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GB Product Safety + Metrology 2021 UK Guidance

Guidance UK product safety and metrology from 1 January 2021 Guidance for businesses on specific product safety and metrology regulations. Published 16 November 2020 From: Office for Product Safety and Standards The UK left the EU on 31 January 2020 having agreed the terms of the UK’s Exit from the EU via the Withdrawal Agreement. […]

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Cultural Objects 2021 UK Guidance

Guidance Exporting or importing objects of cultural interest What you need to know and do to export or import objects of cultural interest. From: Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport Published 31 December 2020 Last updated 15 October 2021 — See all updates Contents Exporting objects of cultural interest from Great Britain Exporting objects of […]

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Import Licences

Guidance Import licences and certificates from 1 January 2021 Licences, certificates and special rules for bringing goods into the UK from 1 January 2021. Published 10 July 2020 Last updated 28 October 2020 — see all updates From: Government Digital Service, Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs, Home Office, Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, Centre for Environment, […]

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Export Licences 2021 UK Guidance

Guidance Export licences and certificates from 1 January 2021 Licences, certificates and special rules for taking goods out of the UK from 1 January 2021. Published 10 July 2020 Last updated 28 October 2020 — see all updates From: Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office, Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs, Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, Department […]

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EU Domain Names 2021 UK Guidance

Guidance .eu domain names – what you need to do before the end of the transition period Find out what you need to do before the end of the transition period if you hold a .eu domain. Published 16 October 2020 From: Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport New rules for January 2021 The […]

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Cultural Objects

Guidance Exporting or importing objects of cultural interest from 1 January 2021 What you need to know and do to export or import objects of cultural interest from 1 January 2021. Published 16 October 2020 From: Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport New rules for January 2021 The UK has left the EU, and […]

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Pet Travel 2021 UK Guidance

Guidance Pet travel to Europe from 1 January 2021 How to prepare for travel with your pet to any EU country from 1 January 2021. Published 14 October 2020 From: Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs New rules for January 2021 The UK has left the EU, and the transition period after Brexit comes […]

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CITES Specimens 2021 UK Guidance

Trading and moving endangered species protected by CITES from 1 January 2021 The rules for trading or moving CITES-listed endangered animals or plants, or their parts or derivatives from 1 January 2021. Published 14 October 2020 From: Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs New rules for January 2021 The UK has left the EU, […]

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Guidance Trade remedies transition policy Trade remedies protect domestic industries from unfair practices around imports. The UK’s own independent trade policy includes a trade remedies system. Published 6 February 2020 Last updated 30 September 2020 — see all updates From: Department for International Trade Contents Transition reviews Safeguard measures Steel safeguard measures Anti-dumping and anti-subsidy trade […]

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Rough Diamonds 2021 UK Guidance

The UK trades in rough diamonds is regulated by the Kimberley Process (KP) Certification Scheme. The EU is a participant of the KP acts on behalf of the UK. 1. Until 31 December 2020 The EU will treat the UK as a member state for the purpose of the KP until 31 December 2020. This means […]

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EU Firearm Certs 2021 UK Guidance

UK residents who want to travel to the EU with their firearms or shotguns will no longer be able to apply for a European Firearms Pass (EFP) from 1 January 2021. Instead, you should check the firearms licensing requirements of the EU country you’re travelling to, ahead of travelling. These requirements will also apply if […]

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Hallmarking 2021 UK Guidance

Recognition of hallmarks From 1 January 2021, the UK’s obligations to recognise EU hallmarks will end and EU members’ obligations to recognise UK hallmarks will also end. Any product already on the market before January 2021 will be legal. Any new stock entering the UK market will require a hallmark recognised in the UK. Any […]

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Cultural Objects Trade 2021 UK Guidance

Exporting or importing objects of cultural interest from 1 January 2021 Updated 2 October 2019 New rules for January 2021 The UK has left the EU, and the transition period after Brexit comes to an end this year. This page tells you what you’ll need to do from 1 January 2021. It will be updated […]

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Exporting Controlled Goods 2021 UK Guidance

Contents Controlled goods Exporting military items Exporting firearms to the EU Exporting dual-use items Exporting civil nuclear material Exporting goods that could be used for torture or capital punishment What you can do next Controlled goods Controlled goods are regulated through a system of export licensing and include: military items dual-use items (items with both […]

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Trading Timber 2021 UK Guidance

Trading timber: imports and exports from 1 January 2021 Prepare for the rules that will apply to buying and selling timber and timber products from 1 January 2021. Published 22 January 2019 From: Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs New rules for January 2021 The UK has left the EU, and the transition period […]

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