North Sea Port has launched a variety of initiatives to support the business community. For instance, North Sea Port is facilitating contact with the relevant authorities, such as Customs; lobbying is underway to promote measures that could mitigate the negative impact; and round-table discussions for stakeholders are being held to provide information to involved parties.
In addition, many parties are making information available to businesses, along with tips and tricks, to assist them in preparing for the Brexit.
For Dutch businesses:
|VNO-NCW, MKB-Nederland and the Dutch government:Information, news, tips, etc.||Website: http://www.hulpbijbrexit.nl/|
|The Dutch government:Information, tips, events and so on||Website: http://www.brexitloket.nl/|
|Netherlands Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority (NVWA) – Dutch government:Information, tips, packaging products etc. specifically for animals, animal products, plants and plant-based products||Website: www.nvwa.nl/ondernemers/brexitWebsite, Brexit Info point for the agricultural sector: www.brexitloket.nl/bereid-u-nu-voor/agro|
|Tax and Customs Administration - Dutch Customs:To request licences, EORI number, information on Customs and import/export duties, etc.||Website: www.belastingdienst.nl|
For Belgian businesses:
|Flanders Investment & Trade Information on the possible social, fiscal and legal consequences of the Brexit||Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgWebsite: http://www.brexitready.be/|
|VokaEvolutions, training courses and informational sessions regarding the Brexit||Website: www.voka.be/brexit|
|Federal Public Service Finance – Customs & dutiesProduct data sheets, Customs, import/export duties, local Brexit coordinators, request licences, EORI number, etc.||Website: www.financien.belgium.be|
|UnizoInformation and informational sessions||Website: www.unizo.be/brexit|
|Federal Agency for the Safety of the Food Chain (FASFC)Information, tips, status updates on the situation, etc.||Website: www.afsca.be/professionelen/invoer/brexit|
For general information on the Brexit, help in getting ready or referrals to direct points of contact at the relevant authorities, you can contact us at email@example.com