Who is our EDDC councillor for Brexit? Are we prepared?

Does anyone know who our “lead councillor for Brexit” is?

The government required every council to appoint someone to be responsible for Brexit preparations:


Searching under “Brexit” on the EDDC site brought up no information except generic government information non-specific to East Devon, instead the site kicks responsibility to our Local Enterprise Partnership, saying that:

“The Heart of the South West Growth Hub

Our LEP wide Growth Hub continue to update their Brexit page with useful links to trustworthy sources of information & advice, Brexit related events and other resources that could be of use to local businesses.

Find out more, see the HotSW Growth Hub Brexit Resources page.”


Unfortunately, the link to the resource page apoears to be dead!

This LEP page did again have some very general information:

Brexit Business Resources

So, how prepared is East Devon for Brexit and who is in charge?

It’s getting nearer …..