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LATEST UPDATE - 30th October 2019
Update on government freight service
On 8 October the Department of Health and Social Care wrote to suppliers detailing how to register for the government secured Freight Capacity and Express Freight Service. If you have not received this letter, and believe you should have, please contact:
email@example.com if you are a medicines supplier
firstname.lastname@example.org if you are a supplier of medical devices and/or clinical consumables
email@example.com if you are a clinical trials supplier or sponsor
New government trader readiness support unit for life sciences businesses:
DHSC has put in place a dedicated unit to support medical suppliers in preparing for no deal border and customs changes, including working with companies to ensure they have the necessary customs paperwork in place.
'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.
To provide additional support to the sector the BIA will be running "Brexit Readiness" webinars in the lead up to 31 October.
These webinars start on 27 September and are then running: 4 October, 11 October, and 29 October.