7 September 2020
Kickstart Scheme – BPIF will help apply on your behalf
On 1 September the Government released the long-awaited detail on the Kickstart Scheme. You can find all relevant information here, however we have tried to summarise everything you need to know in the guidance document below.
We will update this guidance to include FAQs as and when further clarifications have been made by the Department of Working Pensions (DWP).
Please scroll down to read the full guidance document and download the application form.
BPIF will be acting as a representative body to support our industry in accessing this grant. If you have fewer than 30 kickstart positions and your organisation is based in England, Wales or Scotland then the BPIF will apply on your behalf.
Just complete the application form which can be found by clicking the button below and submit to Ceri Priddle, Compliance Officer at [email protected] who will manage the application process.
10 December 2020
The BPIF has updated its briefing document summarising the latest developments regarding pulp, paper and board demand and prices.
4 January 2021
As we know, the signing of the UK-EU trade deal means that most traders moving goods between the UK and EU will avoid paying tariffs. However, in order to avoid paying tariffs all traders must make sure they meet the relevant Rules of Origin (RoO) for their products and make a declaration to say so. We've outlined what you need to do, and included a Q&A.