In 2015, around 55 million customs declarations were made by 141,000 traders. The UK’s exit from the EU could see the number of customs declarations which HMRC must process each year increase five-fold to 255 million.
No doubt in the event of the hardest of brexits, the government will have planned appropriately and got enough staff in place to deal with this
< /sarcasm >
Getting really scared now. The country could literally come to a standstill and then what? Riots in the streets between brexiteers who think it’s the EUs fault and remainers who think we should never have tried to leave?
I wonder if it might be a good idea to go on holiday for a couple of weeks from 28th March 2019…
(edit to correct the date!)