Future EU relations
Supporting City businesses
Following the referendum on the UK's membership of the European Union, the City Corporation has been involved in ensuring the voice of financial and professional services firms is heard in helping to shape the future relationship between the UK and the EU. Policy Chair Catherine McGuinness has set out five principles that will inform the City of London Corporation’s engagement on Brexit.
Navigating Brexit for SMEs
Free City Business Library events
The London Growth Hub has made available free Brexit readiness training for 1,500 Entrepreneurs and SMEs, six-plus months old, and registered or trading in any of London's 33 Boroughs.
Delivered as three-hour (general business) and five-hour (sector specific) sessions, this will help London's businesses build Brexit resilience. Two of the 75 sessions taking place across London will take place at the City Business Library and are free to attend.
Residents and EU citizens
City Hall has created a EU Londoners Hub in different languages, summarising a list of options, from advice and support to many information events being held across London.
Preparing your business for the UK leaving the EU
The British Chambers of Commerce has put together a Business Brexit Checklist, to help businesses plan for future EU negotiations. The CBI has also published a report to advise businesses on No Deal planning.
Government advice on preparing for Brexit
The Government has also published advice on what businesses should do to Get ready for Brexit.
Employer Toolkit for businesses which employ EU nationals
The Home Office has published an Employer Toolkit which covers the key details of the EU Settlement Scheme, information and materials with which to support affected staff and their families.
Brexit Business Resource Hub
The London Growth Hub and the Mayor of London have launched the Brexit Business Resource Hub to bring together resources to help firms plan, and map areas of their business affected by Brexit.
FSB advice for small businesses
The Federation of Small Businesses also has advice specifically for SMEs.
What we are doing on Brexit
To find out more on what the City of London Corporation has been doing on Brexit - see News and media.
As part of their #LondonIsOpen campaign, City Hall has created a EU Londoners Hub detailing what there is to know and how to prepare.
EU in the news
Read stories in our News and media section.