The UK Government has published its Trade Bill. The Trade Bill will work together with the Customs Bill to put in place the necessary legal powers to operate a fully functioning trade policy and set the groundwork to becoming an independent global trading nation. This will ensure the UK is ready for the first day after exiting the EU, providing necessary certainty for individuals, businesses, and international trading partners.

Read in full the "Trade Bill"

For further information about the trade bill please read the Trade Bill factsheet.