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Online Resources



BBC - Everything You Need To Know About The UK Leaving The EU

EEF - Brexit FAQs

ECMA - The impact of Brexit

Parliament UK - Brexit: the customs challenge

National Audit Office - The UK border: preparedness for EU exit

Institute for Fiscal Studies - The exposure of different workers to potential trade barriers between the UK and the EU


Research publications:

CBI: 'No Deal and the EU

EEF: 'Navigating Brexit: The Migration Minefield'

Institute for Government: Brexit- Six Months To Go

Public Accounts Committee – Department for Transport’s implementation of Brexit

Institute for Government – UK/EU Future Economic Partnership

Institute of European and International Affairs – Brexit: Transition...or Extension?

CBI:  CBI ‘No Deal’ Factsheet

CBI Factsheet - EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement

Which? - Consumer Charter for Brexit

Bank of England - EU Withdrawal Scenarios and Monetary and Financial Stability

House of Lords EU Select Committee - Brexit: Deal or No Deal Inquiry

Institute for Government - Legislating Brexit: The Withdrawal Agreement Bill and Parliamentary Sovereignty

House of Commons Exiting the EU Committee - Response to the vote on the Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration: Assessing the Options

Government of Ireland  - Getting Ireland Brexit Ready: Contingency Action Plan

Confederation of British Industry  - CBI continues to highlight the fallout of a no-deal scenario

Small Business Finance Markets Report - Smaller businesses exercising caution ahead of brexit finds latest british business bank research

CBI & Deloitte - EU Staff and Brexit: Five questions for every business

Economic and Social Research Institute - Ireland and Brexit : Modelling the impact of deal and no-deal scenarios

Institute for Government - The Brexit Effect: How Government has changed since the EU referendum


CBI - Markets for Good: Creating effective public-private partnerships post-Brexit

Institute for Government: Negotiating Brexit: Preparing for talks on the UK’s future relationship with the EU

Environmental Audit Committee: Scrutiny of the Draft Environment (Principles and Governance) Bill 

Bank of England - Inflation Report, May 2019 (Brexit-related uncertainties, p.8)

House of Commons Home Affairs Committee - EU Settlement Scheme

The UK in a Changing Europe - The European Elections and Brexit

Cambridge Econometrics - The Economic Performance and Resilience of the UK's Core Cities (including Brexit-related analysis throughout)

CBI - Industrial Trends Survey and SME Trends Survey

Society of Motor Manufacturers 2019 UK Automotive Trade Report (threat of border delays costing £50,000 per minute)

 Fraser of Allander Institute, University of Strathclyde Economic Commentary June 2019 (Scottish economy remains resilient, but Brexit uncertainty continues to erode long-term growth prospects)

 Prosperity UK Alternative Arrangements Commission Alternative Arrangements for the Irish Border, Interim Report

Cato Institute/Initiative for Free Trade The Ideal UK/US Free Trade Agreement

Confederation of British Industry (CBI) - The Business Analysis of No Deal

Institute for Government - Preparing Brexit: No Deal

Institute for Government - Becoming Secretary of State

Centre for European Reform: The Cost of Brexit to June 2019

UK Government: No Deal Readiness Report

Institute for Government - Getting Brexit Done

Institute for Government - Whitehall Monitor 2020

Press statement by Michel Barnier - 24 April speech by Michel Barnier

Institute for Government - Implementing Brexit: Securing More Time

Institute for Government - The Northern Ireland Protocol

Social Market Foundation - Assessing the Economic Implications of Coronavirus and Brexit

KPMG  - Economic Outlook: June 2020

House of Commons Library - UK/EU Future Negotiating Timetable

The UK in a Changing Europe - Brexit Negotiations: A Stocktake

Institute for Government - Preparing Brexit: The Scale of the Task Left for UK Business and Government

London School of Economics - Covid-19 and Brexit: Real-time updates on business performance in the United Kingdom

Tony Blair Institute: A Path to Brexit Agreement: Finding a Landing zone to Compromise

National Food Strategy - Report, Part One

House of Commons Library - UK-EU future relationship negotiations update: is an agreement possible?

Institute for Government – Trade and Regulation after Brexit

UK in a Changing Europe – What would No Deal mean?

London School of Economics – Vulnerabilities of Supply Chains Post-Brexit

Institute for Government - Beyond State Aid: The future of subsidy control in the UK

UK in a Changing Europe – Will getting Brexit done restore political trust?

Confederation of British Industry – A Roaring Trade: Capitalising on the opportunities of a UK-US Free Trade agreement

Scottish Government's new Brexit website

In Scotland? The Scottish Government's Brexit planning website is a helpful source of information So is  which includes a preparation toolkit.  


Make UK podcast

Make UK (formerly EEF) have started a podcast series specifically for manufacturers, covering Brexit preparations. In handy ten minutes broadcasts, you can listen on the Make UK website or here on Spotify. Podcast 1 covers 'Paperwork & Tariffs', and podcast 2 is about 'Protecting Your Workforce.'

You might also be interested in:
  • Funding The Welsh Government has launched a £1m Brexit Resilience Fund, available to Welsh businesses, to help them adapt to the changes in a post-Brexit Welsh economy.
  • Managing currency risk With a weaker currency making imports more expensive, you've voiced concerns about rising costs - so we've put together some tips to consider.
  • Importing and Exporting All the latest information on tariffs and non-tariff barriers - if you import or export you'll find helpful resources here.
  • Running your Business Your customers may be checking their supply chains and some of you report back that you're also putting in the ground work to ensure continuity of service.
  • Employment Do you have staff from the EU? Here's what you - and they - need to know.
  • No Deal Scenario Leaving the EU without a deal is unlikely, but - just in case - here's what will happen.
  • Brexit Bulletins Catch up with all our Brexit Bulletins so far.
  • Northern Ireland Based in Northern Ireland, find more information here.