The Scottish Government are funding a "Brexit Support Grant" which will enable small to medium-sized Scottish enterprises to access up to £4,000 maximum to manage a wide range of Brexit impacts.
Examples of what the funding may be used to cover includes:
- Brexit impact scenario planning
- Additional professional services which may include Legal and contractual issues
- Modelling cashflow
- Modelling impact of changing customs/tariffs/VAT
- Strengthening financial and currency management
The fund may also be used for exploring supply chain issues and opportunities, reviewing and optimising transport or logistics arrangements, costs incurred in acquiring AEO (Authorised Economic Operator) status, human resource issues, cost of (up to two employees) attending training courses relating to any of the above topics if your company is also undertaking complementary activity and air travel from Scotland to international markets to react to supplier and/or customer issues directly relating to Brexit (two employees per company, per visit, economy fares and flat rate of £50 per person per night for accommodation).
For full details of this support grant visit PrepareforBrexit.scot or contact us on 01592 858333