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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:

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

 

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.

 

Email: betraderready@dhsc.gov.uk

 


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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View our previous Brexit webinars

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.