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Brexit Preparation Workshops for Haulage Companies

Leeds, + 8 more

FTA is offering two half day sessions per day:

  • First from 9:00am to 12:30pm
  • Second from 1:00pm to 4:30pm


Brexit Preparation Workshops for Haulage Companies include:

Welcome: Health & safety notices, venue arrangements, presenter introductions

Brexit Update: The current political situation, expected outcomes and timescales, and implications for freight transport of different Brexit scenarios

Overview of No Deal Brexit Impact on international haulage movements between the UK and the EU:

  • Delay Hot points / Operation Brock Explained
  • Border Inspection Points UK & EU
  • Customs Inspection Points UK & EU
  • Supply Chain Changes UK & EU
  • Overland transit requirements UK to outside the EU

New Border Procedures and Haulier Responsibilities to maintain business continuity:

  • Understanding the new responsibilities for hauliers to comply with new procedures
  • Understanding the new responsibilities of other supply chain parties to comply with new procedures
  •  Documentation for importing and exporting goods
  • Commercial, customs and transit documentation at Ro-Ro ports
  • Documentation for animal, plant and other controlled products

Workshop overview: Practical considerations for a No Deal Brexit and a step-by-step guide for hauliers to prepare a No Deal contingency business plan.

Overview of new documentation requirements for Goods Vehicle Operators:

  • UK & EU Community Licences
  • Permits, what, how and why
  • Cabotage & Cross Trade operations
  • Own Account operations

Questions session

Refreshment break

Overview of documentation for goods vehicle drivers:

  • Driving licences and International Driving Permits
  • Driver CPC
  • Passports
  • Visas
  • Healthcare
  • Insurance and accidents

Overview of documents for goods vehicles and trailers:

  • Trailer Registration
  • Vehicle on hire forms
  • Green Card insurance
  • ECMT permit accompanying documents for vehicles

Other haulage business no deal planning considerations:

  • Routing
  • Planning
  • Delay mitigation
  • Alternative modes / options
  • Driver welfare

End to End Process

Questions to the presenter & interactive discussion on issues raised.