Other changes, including digitising trade documents, are proposed to save billions of pounds for firms. But Robert Colvile, director of the Centre for Policy Studies, has called for more detail, saying: “The £1 billion target for cutting post-Brexit regulation is headline-grabbing but relatively unambitious”.
“We need more detail on what will replace the current system of regulatory budgeting and business impact targets, which are due to expire.
“The regulation agenda needs a strong and dedicated champion at the centre of Whitehall, with the power to hold others’ feet to the fire.”
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Date Added: Tuesday 8th February 2022