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Brexit Business Readiness Event Sept 2019 


Get Ready for Brexit !  All businesses should take practical steps to ensure they are prepared for Brexit on 31 October.



As part of the Government’s £108 million fund to prepare Britain for exiting the EU, SEMLEP is working with BEIS (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) to facilitate their first ‘Get ready for Brexit’ Brexit Business Readiness’ event.


The event will take place on Monday 16th September 9am – 11:45am at the Marriott Hotel, Eagle Drive, Northampton NN4 7HW.


Register to attend via email:


The event will provide specific business-focused advice and help, including:

·         Key actions for all businesses to take

·         Interactive support and advice stands

·         In-depth sessions led by subject matter experts

·         A ‘Get your clients ready for Brexit’ session


There will also be opportunities to speak on a one-to-one basis with Government advisers from HMRC, BEIS, DEFRA, Home Office, DIT and DCMS.


For more event information and agenda details, follow the link:

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