Support for exporting

Trade support for Brexit

There are several sources of advice for businesses in Northern Ireland wanting to prepare for the UK leaving the European Union.

Invest Northern Ireland

The Invest Northern Ireland information resource for Brexit aims to help businesses reduce the potential risks and maximise opportunities available.
The online service offers advice and support through information guides, as well as, tools, case studies and online tutorials. It highlights the support available from Invest NI to help local businesses plan ahead.


The Brexit Advisory Service provides a range of free services to help local businesses deal with the changes that Brexit poses. InterTradeIreland can provide advice and guidance on Brexit-related issues as well as updates as Brexit progresses. There is guidance to help businesses with Brexit planning as well as highlighting upcoming events that businesses can attend to gain further insight.

InterTradeIreland also offers Brexit readiness vouchers to help businesses navigate their way through Brexit. The vouchers offer 100 per cent financial support up to £2000/€2250 (inclusive of VAT) towards professional advice in relation to Brexit matters. This support can help your business get advice on specific issues such as the movement of labour, goods, services and currency management. 

Brexit trade-related consultations

Consultations offer an opportunity to comment on policy and issues that relate to your business. Find Brexit trade consultations from government departments: