The two major political parties of the britain are debating over the britain s exit from the european union. Officially exited the eu on jan.
This was decided in a referendum a vote in which everyone of voting age can participate.
All what you need to know about brexit. Everything you need to know about brexit. The transition period ends in weeks but the uk and eu have still not reached a trade deal. A no deal brexit would lead to immediate food price inflation and shortages of some mostly perishable products in the supermarkets.
By published 17th july 2019. What you need to know about brexit in 2020 following the conservatives victory in the general election in december 2019 the uk s departure from the eu is all but guaranteed beginning a year of transition during which the future trade relationship with the bloc is to be negotiated. Travel rules are changing so check your passport is still valid that you have health insurance and the right driving documents.
What access the uk will have to the eu s common market. What you need to know in 500 words. The brexit guide all you need to know about brexit.
What does brexit mean. Brexit supporters say leaving the eu will give the uk more freedom to strike trade deals around the world. When the uk was in the eu it was automatically part of eu trade deals with more than 70.
Nine things you need to know about a no deal brexit. The uk will apply a points based immigration system to eu citizens. After more than three years of uncertainty and fractured politics the u k.
What rights british citizens living in the eu and eu citizens living in the uk will have. The referendum took place on thursday june 23rd 2016. What this means for gibraltar the small british enclave long coveted by spain.
On june 23 2016 the united kingdom shocked the world and voted to brexit or leave the european union. Even after the date of the exit is postponed the people of the britain remain divided over the fact that whether brexit is beneficial for britain or not. The customs union got rid of tariffs which are taxes on goods entering a territory and the single market harmonised regulations which means goods are made to the same standards.
Once you re outside of them you need checks at the border to make sure people are paying the right tax and complying with the regulations. The word brexit is a combination of the word britain and the word exit it signifies the uk leaving the eu. The uk and the eu will need to figure out a number of things during that time frame including.