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LATEST UPDATE – 16 January 2020

Events

'What does Brexit mean for biotechnology in the UK and beyond?'

Our regular Brexit webinars provide updates on government policy, the progress of industry working groups and explain how these may affect businesses.

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Update on government freight services

In late December 2019 the Department of Health and Social Care confirmed that the government is no longer planning for a no deal Brexit and is committed to leaving the EU on 31 January, in line with the new Withdrawal Agreement.

The Department for Transport have cancelled the government secured Freight Capacity contracts and the DHSC Express Freight Capacity service is being scaled down.

 

Points of contact at DHSC for companies remain:

medicinescontingencyplanning@dhsc.gov.uk if you are a medicines supplier

mdcc-contingencyplanning@dhsc.gov.uk if you are a supplier of medical devices and/or clinical consumables

ctcontingencyplanning@dhsc.gov.uk if you are a clinical trials supplier or sponsor