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Once travel and movement restrictions have been lifted across the UK, members could face a surge in demand from customers looking to take vehicles abroad when life returns to normal.
Having legally left the EU at 11pm on Friday 31 January the UK has entered a transition period due to end on 31 December 2020. During this time, all trading terms and regulations remain unchanged.
The BVRLA has updated its guidance on driving in the EU following enquiries from members who were unsure about the status of UK drivers and vehicles and the documentation required after EU Exit and during the following transition period.
Overview of driving licence and vehicle document requirements for the UK leaving the EU.
BVRLA members are reminded that if they need emergency single vehicle on hire certificates before Christmas - the last date for ordering them is 20 December at 3pm.
Members are being reminded to stock up on VE103B certificates as people who were putting off trips abroad due to Brexit uncertainty may now decide to resume travel plans.
The BVRLA’s Rental Committee met last week and Brexit was at the top of their agenda with the impact on taking vehicles abroad and employing EU citizens being at the forefront of discussions.
The Brexit guidance pages on the BVRLA website have been updated to reflect the latest information from Government regarding a No Deal Brexit.
As the Brexit deadline draws closer, the BVRLA is reminding members to check the guidance pages on the BVRLA website for the latest updates.
Members are reporting an increase in the number of fines they are receiving from abroad. These are normally speeding fines and are enforced via a cross border arrangement between EU member states.
Are your customers taking their vehicle abroad? Contact the association to purchase VE103B Certificates to issue to customers taking rental or leased vehicles to Europe.