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Brexit: Transition and Impact to Conformity Assessment

Register for this webinar for an overview of the impacts to trade, regulatory conformity and protocols to access both the U.K. and EU following the upcoming Brexit transition period.

Originally presented: September 25, 2020
Duration: 1 hour
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The U.K. entered the transition period for exiting the EU on January 31, 2020. During the transition, there will be a period of negotiation with the European Commission.

This webinar will provide an overview of the impacts to trade, the regulatory conformity approach, and the protocols to be undertaken to enable mandatory controlled products to access both single markets of the United Kingdom and the European Union following the UK's exit on December 31, 2020.

In addition we will address the most frequently asked questions regarding Brexit, including questions related to certificate transfers, the UKCA Mark, the impact to other certification schemes, and more.

This webinar will provide attendees with an in-depth analysis of the complexity surrounding Brexit and guidance for importers, exporters, and all businesses requiring supplying goods to the U.K. and the EU.

Key Takeaways

  • Learn about the anticipated requirements for importers, exporters, and all businesses to continue supplying goods to the U.K. and the EU
  • Understand the upcoming transition phases and expected announcements between now and December 31, 2020
  • Understand key changes to certificates, marks, notified bodies, and more
  • Hear about Intertek's recommended next steps to prepare for the changes


Bruce McGill, Vice President of Global Certification, Intertek

Bruce McGill is Intertek's Vice President of Global Certification. He oversees testing and certification programs across multiple industries including appliances, electronics, transportation, energy products and more. He has an extensive background in engineering, design, production and manufacturing and leads Intertek's technical and client response to Brexit.