A year ago HM Treasury made £8m available for training on customs processes, but understand take-up very limited.
This is probably due to poor communications from give. But shows spending money can be harder than promising it. /3
Per @RHARichardB to me only about 40% of business that need them even have an EORI customs number - see this thread. /4
That helps, they can go online, get registered and educated but then they need help. Customs clearance agents.../5
Not clear Parliament can do this either, except by revoking Art 50.
None of it means no deal is the ‘end of the world’
But it means it will be a real mess. Economically. constitutionally.
Is that what they want? Mmm? Ends