Britain wants to discuss length of Brexit transition with EU

Britain wants to discuss the length of any post- Brexit  transition period with the European Union, but believes that around two years should be enough time to prepare “new processes” and “new systems”, according to a draft paper.

Prime Minister Theresa May hopes to seal a deal with the EU on a transition period in March this year, to offer companies some certainty a year before Britain is due to leave the bloc, and has repeatedly said it should not drag on indefinitely.

But EU officials say they doubt whether Britain will be ready to make a...


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Britain wants to discuss length of Brexit transition with EU


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