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The business view on the draft Withdrawal Agreement and political declaration

On 25th November 2018, the European Council signed off the Withdrawal Agreement - a 585-page text that provides an overview of the terms on which the UK will leave the EU.

The text details key issues such as citizens’ rights, the financial settlement and the Northern Irish border, and is accompanied by a political declaration on the future relationship. Together, they achieve two essential economic benefits: avoiding a no deal cliff edge and opening a route to a good long-term trade deal. This briefings provides the analysis for what the Withdrawal Agreement and political declaration mean for businesses.

Read the Withdrawal Agreement