Suffolk County Council and the exit from the European Union (Brexit)

成人在线视频app Find information and resources for residents, businesses, employers and the voluntary and community sector on preparing for Brexit and the EU Settlement Scheme.

Leaving the EU means there will be changes that will affect businesses and individual citizens. Individuals and businesses can .

Tools have been published for:

  • businesses and self-employed people
  • those who are visiting the EU after Brexit
  • UK nationals living in the EU
  • EU citizens living in the UK

The government's official website has links to news, guidance, services, research and policy related to Brexit, along with a database of .

EU Settlement Scheme

Advice for residents

If you are a European Union citizen, you and your family will be able to apply to get either settled or pre-settled status. This will mean you can continue living in the UK after December 2020.

The deadline for applications is:

  • 30 June 2021 if the UK leaves the EU with a deal
  • 31 December 2020 if the UK leaves the EU without a deal

Find out more about the . You can also about the scheme.

Advice for businesses and employers

The allows your employees and their close family members to continue to live and work in the UK after Brexit.

Using the scheme will mean that they are eligible for public services, such as healthcare and schools, public funds and pensions, and British citizenship if they want to apply and meet the requirements.

You can use an to explain the scheme to your employees. It contains a range of ready to use leaflets and posters.

General advice for businesses, local authorities and the voluntary and community sector

Advice in the event of a no deal Brexit

成人在线视频appThe government has published guidance on the . This includes:

  • : this is a searchable guide that will tailor its results based on sector, general activity and the status of any employees in your organisation.
  • : these cover general advice alongside more sector-specific preparations

Advice for businesses

See the following resources:

  • : a range of news, information and checklists for businesses. Furthermore, there are now two Brexit Advisers working with the Suffolk Chamber of Commerce, who can be contacted by telephone on 01473 694803
  • : includes bespoke advice from government to businesses, funding opportunities, information for businesses from government and national business representatives.
  • : this will offer guidance to your business or organisation after answering 7 simple questions.
  •  (PDF, 1.77MB): an economic analysis for Suffolk and Norfolk.
  • : It has been confirmed that the government will be running events in the East of England to prepare businesses for Brexit. Exact locations and venues will be "announced soon".

Advice for local authorities, partners and providers on preparing for exiting the EU

The government has published guidance for . This includes advice on:

  •  and
  • Procurement ( or )
  • Funding

Advice for the voluntary and community sector

成人在线视频appThe National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) has . There is also the government-provided .