Science, research and innovation sector: end of transition period guidance

Information for the science, research and innovation sector on preparing for the end of the transition period.

The UK has left the EU, and the transition period will end on 31 December 2020. For businesses and organisations in the science, research and innovation sector, there will be new rules from 1 January 2021.

Information about what you need to do to prepare is below. For more guidance tailored to your organisation, use the transition self checker.

EU programmes

Living and working in the UK and EU

Visiting Europe

Providing services

Importing and exporting

Selling your goods

Use GOV.UK to identify changes affecting manufactured goods, such as new marking requirements or approvals needed, to ensure your business is ready to sell them in the UK and EU.

Trading with the EU

Published 3 November 2020