Government publishes updated GB-EU Border Operating Model

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Today (Thursday 8 October) the Government has ramped up preparations for the end of the transition period by publishing an updated Border Operating Model, which provides further detail on how the GB-EU border will work and the

UK Government publishes new Border Operating Model

UK Government publishes new Border Operating Model

Border Operating Model published to provide clarity and certainty for traders and the border industry.


  • Border Operating Model published to provide clarity and certainty for traders and the border industry

  • This follows yesterday’s announcement of an unprecedented £705 million investment for new infrastructure, jobs and technology at GB-EU border

COVID-19: advice for the freight transport industry

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Guidance for the freight transport industry on international travel following government advice for British nationals.


Freight industry guidance on international travel during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, following government advice for British nationals.

Enforcement of Operation Brock: guide for drivers of cross-Channel heavy goods vehicles (HGVs)

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Information for HGV drivers on routes, restrictions and possible fines in place during Operation Brock.


Read this before driving a heavy goods vehicle (HGV) from the United Kingdom to continental Europe via Eurotunnel or the Port of Dover. Follow this guide to avoid fines and delays.

HMRC accelerates 95,000 firms onto simplified import procedures

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Transitional Simplified Procedures will make importing after Brexit on 31 October much simpler, particularly for businesses that would be completing customs processes for the first time.

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has automatically registered 95,000 businesses for its simplified import procedures allowing most traders up to 6 months to pay import duties and submit customs declarations, if the UK leaves the EU without a deal on 31 October 2019.

Operation Brock: Kent traffic management on M20 to Dover and Eurotunnel

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Operation Brock to keep the M20 open in both directions in the event of disruption to services across the English Channel.

Operation Brock

Operation Brock uses holding areas for HGV traffic bound for the EU to keep the M20 open in both directions in the event of disruption to services across the English Channel.

Operation Brock holding areas are in Kent at:

You will need new documents to transport goods into the EU after Brexit

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You will need new documents to transport goods into the EU after Brexit

A summary of the driver, vehicle, cargo and customs documents required to transport goods into the EU after Brexit.

The information summarises document requirements for hauliers and commercial drivers.