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What is an ‘Australian-style’ deal?

On 7 September 2020, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said: “There needs to be an agreement with our European friends by the time…

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An EU presence in Northern Ireland after Brexit

The European Commission had a representation in London throughout the UK’s membership of the EU. From the mid-1970s it also had regional…

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What Covid-19 means for the transition period

The UK government has rightly focused its efforts in recent weeks primarily on tackling the Covid-19 outbreak. The same is true of…

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What happens if the Withdrawal Agreement is breached?

25 Sep 2020

Can the UK use NATO to get closer to EU defence/security policy?

23 Sep 2020

The Facts

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Will I be able to live in an EU country after Brexit?

If you already live in an EU country prior to the end of the transition period at the end of 2020, you will have the right to continue to live in that country with broadly the same rights as before, subject to any additional requirements that EU countries insist on.
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Who is Maroš Šefčovič?

Maroš Šefčovič is the EU’s representative on the UK-EU Joint Committee, which was set up to manage the implementation of the Withdrawal Agreement.
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What is the Union Customs Code?

The Union Customs Code (UCC) is the rulebook for managing the external borders of the EU’s customs union. Read this fact to find out more.
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