Swindon & Wiltshire Business News

LEP launches Brexit business support service

Jo MinnaarBusiness leaders grappling with the complexities of Brexit can now get free and impartial advice – thanks to the Swindon & Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership.

The LEP's Growth Hub initiative has received business readiness funding from Government to offer free Brexit support, advice and information to businesses in the area.

The Hub offers access to tailored advice, including:

  • Export documentation requirements
  • Customs declarations
  • Migrant worker processes
  • Regulatory requirements e.g. REACH
  • VAT issues
  • Certification and Licensing
  • Supply Chain implications
  • Sector Specific Regulations e.g. EASA
  • Trusted Trader approaches e.g. AEO status
  • Cashflow management
  • Access to finance
  • Exchange rate mitigation

“We urge anyone who wants to know how Brexit will affect their business and needs to make preparations to contact one of our Growth Hub Navigators” said Growth Hub manager Jo Minnaar.

“Once the picture is clearer we will also launch a series of Brexit Workshops to ensure businesses have access to tailored industry support”

The Swindon & Wiltshire Growth Hub Navigators also offer free advice and guidance on all other areas of business. Contact the Swindon & Wiltshire Growth Hub Support Team on 01793 698005 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.