Brexit briefings and news

As the UK Government and EU release their Position Papers on Brexit we will provide short summary briefings of those which cover issues of relevance to Northern Ireland.

Find out more information about the Article 50 process and the negotiations with the EU.

You can also view some of the research and analysis completed by the Department for the Economy here: EU Exit Analysis


Brexit news

Advice and support on CE Marking
Colin Graham
Apr 10, 2019
CE marking is a type of certification mark for certain types of products that declares conformity with the applicable EU health, safety and environmental protection legislation and standards. Invest NI launched its 2019 CE Marking seminar series this month.
Alastair Hamilton launches the Get Ready for Brexit campaign
Alastair Hamilton, Chief Executive
Feb 25, 2019
Invest NI’s Get Ready for Brexit campaign highlights the support available to help businesses build resilience into their operations. Watch our video to find out more.
Leaving the EU: actions to take now to be ready for No Deal
David Roberts, Invest NI Economist
Feb 06, 2019
HMRC is stepping up activities to advise businesses of what they need to do to continue to import and/or export goods with the EU in the event of a no deal Brexit. Read our feature to stay informed.
How can businesses prepare for the data protection implications of a No Deal EU Exit?
David Roberts, Invest NI Economist
Feb 04, 2019
In the event that the UK leaves the EU on 29 March 2019 without a deal, UK businesses will need to ensure they continue to be compliant with data protection law.
Recruiting workers from the EU – The differences in a Deal and No Deal scenario
David Roberts, Invest NI Economist
Feb 01, 2019
The Government published guidance this week on the rights which EU citizens, excluding Irish citizens, will have to come to work in the UK after 29 March 2019 in the event of a No Deal Brexit outcome.
HMRC advice for firms trading with the EU
David Roberts, Invest NI Economist
Dec 06, 2018
HMRC is writing this week to all NI businesses who import or export goods with EU Member States, other than the Republic of Ireland.
Brexit looms large over Autumn Budget
David Roberts, Invest NI Economist
Nov 02, 2018
Budget statements are traditionally delivered on a Wednesday, the last Monday Budget was in April 1962.