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3 Feb 2022

The White Paper itself includes underlying policy plans to invest in cycling networks and improve high streets

1 Feb 2022

A key objective for this year involves targeting people that are new to the industry and encouraging them to visit their friendly local bike shop

31 Jan 2022

Members of the cycling trade are meeting up this Friday (4th Feb) at a London pub "for a beer and a bit of a chinwag".

31 Jan 2022

Retailers trading in Scotland and/or Wales are reminded to check their eligibility for business rates relief from April.

31 Jan 2022

A key part of the vision will be encouraging the people of Scotland to make greater use of public transport, cycling and other forms of active travel

27 Jan 2022

Business booms by 30% when people cycle to the high street*. But they need somewhere to park. The HUDJO app gives cyclists easy access to a network of friendly hosts that provide secure and...

27 Jan 2022

 Based within ZyroFisher's Head Office, one of the country's leading distributor of cycle parts, accessories and clothing, this brand new workshop is the latest addition to the expanding...

25 Jan 2022

Located in the geographic centre of Cornwall, Devon and South Somerset in Liskeard, Fully Charged Cornwall is ideally suited for all major-routes in the South West up to Taunton in the North and...

20 Jan 2022

Getting qualified to a minimum of Cytech theory one is key for every cycle trade employee, and with up to 2/3 discount it's never...

17 Jan 2022

Thereis now less than three months until all VAT-registered retailers are required to submit quarterly VAT updates and annual returns via the government's Making Tax Digital (MTD) system....

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New helpline for retailers trading in the European Union

Posted on in Business News , Cycles News , Political News

The containerGovernment has launched a new Export Support Service to help UK businesses get answers to practical questions about exporting to Europe.

The service is a 'one-stop shop' and brings together UK government information, making it easier for exporters to access advice and support.

Retailers can also access the Customs and International trade helpline on 0300 322 9434. The helpline is open from 8am to 10pm Monday to Friday and from 8am to 4pm on weekends.

Retailers can also register for webinars explaining the existing guidance on importing and exporting to the EU.

  • 5th Nov 9.45am-10.45am or 15th Nov 11.45am-12.45pm: Importing - steps you need to take before making your supplementary declaration - get advice on how to make a supplementary declaration and how intermediaries can help. Register now.
  • 8th Nov 11.45am-12.45pm: Customs Import Declarations an overview - of the whole declarations process. Register now.
  • 3rd Nov 3.45pm-4.45pm or 19th Nov 11.45pm-12.45pm: Exporting - what you need to do to keep your goods moving - covering zero-rated VAT, customs declarations, using an intermediary as well as licences, certificates, and authorisations. Register now.
  • 9th Nov 9.45am-10.45am: Trader responsibilities when using an intermediary - your responsibilities if using an intermediary to complete import or export declarations. Register now.
  • Importing food and drink, and animal products from the EU to Great Britain - DEFRA webinars about upcoming changes and how to register and use the import system IPAFFS (Import of Products, Animals, Food and Feed System). Register here .

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