The chances of a no-deal Brexit appear to grow stronger and weaker at the same time and there is a small chance by the time this article is published that the UK may have left the EU by default.
In a pamphlet recently published by the government we are provided with some important areas to consider if we leave the EU without a deal. For example, any UK business that imports or exports goods will be responsible for making customs declarations and businesses that trade with the EU should ensure they register for a UK Economic Operator Registration and Identification (EORI) number as soon as possible. This identification number will be required even if the business appoints a customs agent to assist in making customs declarations.
Some other areas that should also be considered as we prepare to leave the EU are also highlighted in the pamphlet, these include: