• Brexit Timetable

Brexit Timetable

The exact timetable for Brexit may prove to be a moving target but it is currently expected that the following dates will be significant. A more general Brexit timeline can also be seen here.

 

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Brexit timetable

YOUR TIMETABLE


2017

29 Mar

29 Apr

7 May

08 Jun

Early June

24 Sep

31 Dec

Article 50 triggered

Remaining EU states adopt negociating guidelines

French presidential election

UK general election

Formal Brexit negotiations start

German federal elections

EU target date to finish initial Brexit negotiations

 

1. ASSESS YOUR POSITION

2. DEVELOP OUTLINE PLANS

3. IMPLEMENT QUICK WINS


2018

January

Spring

Summer

30 Sep

Autumn

Late 2018

Draft exil deal put to European Council

  • Target date for UK Great Repeal Bill to receive Royal Assent
  • European Council summit to review/amend deal terms

UK Parliament legislates to fill any legal gaps

EU target date for agreeing Brexit terms

Possible start for post-Brexit trade talks

  • EU Council must approve
  • UK Parliament must vote
  • EU Parliament must vote

 

4TEST PLAN ASSUMPTIONS AGAINST THE OUTLINE TERMS OF BREXIT

5. REVISE PLANS

6. START IMPLEMENTATION

 

2019

January

Early 2019

29 Mar

Post-Brexit

Any transational rules and period finalised

  • EU Council submit to extend negociating deadline beyond two years
  • UK Parliament passes any final legislation necessary

Brexit (or negociations extended)

  • Great Repeat Bill takes effect
  • Any transitional period commences

 

7. TEST NEW SYSTEMS (EG. CUSTOMS PROCEDURES

8. PLAN FOR END OF TRANSITIONAL PERIOD

9. REVIEW NEW STRUCTURES TO FIND EFFICIENCY SAVINGS