FTA’s expert Brexit team is well versed in all the facets of the UK’s departure from the EU, as they relate to the logistics sector. To help all its members and other representatives of the logistics industry prepare for the potential impacts of Brexit, and considering the possibility of a No Deal Brexit in the short term, FTA has put together some topline advice on all key areas that will be impacted.

For further information visit the links below or join FTA to get a detailed advice from our Member Advice Centre. If you are interested in more in-depth information please subscribe to our Brexit Expert Service that provides access to tips and best practice information, briefing notes, checklists, compliance guides and web briefings, tailored to your type of operation. Learn more here

Drivers

Driver licence, Driver CPC, insurance, passport/immigration requirements, vocational driver entitlements

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Vehicles

ECMT permits, bilateral and multilateral permits, EU27 concessions on permits

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Cross Border Trade

Safety and security declarations, EORI, switching ferries en route, customs training, cross border transit

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Island of Ireland

Irish Sea traffic arrangements, landbridge traffic transiting arrangements, existing or new ferry services direct to mainland

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UK-EU Customs

UK to EU export procedures for ro-ro traffic

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EU-UK Customs

EU to UK export procedures for ro-ro traffic

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Traffic Management

UK vehicle queuing arrangements at Dover, Folkestone, Portsmouth, South Wales ports and Holyhead, etc. Continental vehicle queuing arrangements

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Personnel

Existing EU employees, seasonal EU27 workers, frontier workers, future EU worker recruitment, apprenticeship funding repurposing, UK nationals in EU

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Rail

Cross-Channel movements, goods clearance - customs, SPS checks. Opportunity for more cross-Channel rail movements

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Air

Continued air freight operations, threat to continued 'flight truck' operation due to ro-ro delays, possible delays at UK airports due to border controls

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