Latest Office for Life Sciences Bulletin

04 May 2020

The Office for Life Sciences (OLS) is a joint unit between the Department of Health & Social Care (DHSC) and Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS).

Medilink shares this bulletin with its members and networks, aimed to keep the life sciences sector up to date on the latest guidance whilst the UK is in the transition period and during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

An update on PPE export control guidance for UK businesses trading internationally has been updated with information on the PPE export control process with further information for economic operators who will temporarily need a license to export PPE outside the EU, EFTA member states and certain other territories.

This week’s edition provides information on a series of free, business support webinars to help businesses understand the support available including:

BEIS – Financial support for SME’s during COVID-19 – Tuesday 5 May
Managing your business during coronavirus: reporting, regulations and tax – Thursday 7 May.
COVID-19: Impacts and changes to International Trade – Wednesday 6 May.
Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – How to make a claim. Multiple dates.

Click here to read the bulletin in full.