Launch of the Brexit readiness fund for business organisations
• Last week, Business Secretary Andrea Leadsom today unveiled a £10 million grant scheme for business organisations and trade associations to support businesses in preparing for Brexit ahead of 31 October 2019.
• The Business Readiness Fund is open to business organisations and trade associations throughout the UK.
• The funding will support events, training and the production of advice packs to assist businesses in making sure they are fully prepared for a Brexit on 31 October.
• Applications for grants will be accepted up to Monday 30 September 2019 and administered through the dedicated website: https://www.gov.uk/brexit-business-grants.