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UK Trade with EU

Question for Cabinet Office

UIN 75261, tabled on 16 July 2020

To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, with reference to The Border with the European Union: Importing and Exporting Goods, published 13 July 2020, how much advance notice will be provided to traders to allow them to prepare accordingly for the additional Border Control Posts.

Answered on

21 July 2020

The UK transition period will end on 31 December 2020. The Government's new public information campaign, The UK’s new start: Let’s get going, sets out the actions required by businesses (including traders) and individuals to prepare for the end of the UK transition, including processes related to moving goods through Border Control Posts. Further details are available at

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