Northern Ireland Protocol guidance

This page here provides links to sector specific guidance published by government departments relating to the implementation of the Northern Ireland Protocol.

Placing manufactured goods on the market

Guidance has been issued detailing what you need to do to comply with regulations on manufactured goods you place on the Northern Ireland market from 1 January 2021. You can check which rules apply to you, if you need to change your conformity assessment or marking, find information about appointing an authorised person and check whether your legal responsibilities are changing and more here.  

Claim a waiver for duty on goods that you bring to Northern Ireland from Great Britain

Find out how to claim a waiver if you are bringing goods into Northern Ireland from Great Britain which might otherwise incur ‘at risk’ tariffs here.

The Definition of Qualifying Northern Ireland Goods

The UK Government has published legislation defining how Northern Ireland goods will qualify for unfettered access to the rest of the UK. This can be explored at