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Leaving the European Union (Brexit)

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This page provides links to useful information, tools and support for individual citizens and businesses preparing for Brexit.
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EU settlement scheme

EU citizens and their families will have to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme to continue living and working in the UK after 30 June 2021.

To apply, go to:  Apply to the EU Settlement Scheme

Conwy County Borough Council is providing an identity document scanning service for those applying to the EU Settlement Scheme. More information at: EU Settlement Scheme

First Minister's open letter to EU citizens living in Wales

Information for residents

The links below offer information about how Wales is preparing for Brexit, and about the help available:


Welsh Government website: Preparing Wales

UK Government website: www.gov.uk/transition

EU Citizens:

Conwy identity document scanning service: EU Settlement Scheme

UK Government: Apply to the EU Settlement Scheme 


ABTA website -  Advice for travellers

Driving in EU:

UK Government website:Requirements for all UK citizens driving abroad

Travelling with UK passport:

UK Government website: Travelling to the EU with a UK passport

UK Government website: Check a passport for travel to Europe

Mobile data roaming abroad:

UK Government website: Brexit - Mobile Roaming

Consumer Rights:

UK Government website:

Consumer rights and business (including cross border enforcement)

Buying things from Europe (including package holidays bought from EU companies)


Information for businesses

Changes will affect businesses across the UK. Regardless of your business size or sector, you will need to comply with these new rules from 1 January.

To find out what you need to do:

  • Visit gov.uk/transition and use the personalised checker tool to find out what the actions are.

The links below offer information about the help available:

Business Wales website: EU Transition

Federation of Small Business (FSB) website: support for small businesses and self-employed

UK Government website: Employer toolkit with tools and information for employers to support EU citizens and their families to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme.

Workplace rights:

UK Government website: Workplace rights

Business Wales website: EU Transition

Business Strategy and Operations:

UK Government website:  Find EU Exit guidance for your business

CBI website - publications & analysis and materials to support CBI members

Business Wales website: EU Transition


Business Wales website: EU Transition


Business Wales website: EU Transition

UK Government website: exporting during the transition period


Business Wales website: EU Transition

British Chamber of Commerce website: Preparing your business for Brexit

UK Government website: VAT for businesses

Voluntary Organisations:

NCVO website:  The latest guidance and resources to help your organisation understand, and prepare for, the possible impact of Brexit



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