The BFA has secured a grant from the Government’s Business Readiness Fund to deliver 10 free seminars across the UK to support everyone in the footwear industry to prepare for a No-Deal Brexit.

The events will cover both export and import to and from the EU and the rest of the world and we will share information regarding:

  • Export Tariffs
  • Import Tariffs
  • VAT (for importing or exporting)
  • Samples and carnets
  • People, Settlement Status and Workers’ Rights
  • GDPR Intellectual Property, Copyright and Trademarks
  • And more…

With the guidance of expert speakers and industry specialists, we will share details of the arrangements that companies need to make to prepare their organisation, staff, customers & suppliers in minimising disruption to the trade. Attendees will also be asked to share specific questions so that we can deliver real immediate advice on your personal business concerns.


London 17th October 5pm

Manchester 21st October 10am

Manchester 21st October 5pm

Leicester 22nd October 10am

Bristol 23rd October 10am

Sheffield 28th October 10am

Birmingham 29th October 10am

London 30th October 10am

Northampton 30th October 5pm


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