Brexit Timeline


The 23 June 2016 saw the majority of the UK vote to leave the European Union.  As eligible voters visited polling stations across the UK to make their vote 51.89% of the voted in favour to leave the EU.  Article 50 trigger was then followed on the 29th March 2017 to follow begin the office two-year countdown to the UK leaving the EU, which is now known as Brexit.

This page is now the Forum of Private Business Brexit timeline and we aim to keep our readers up to date with leading events and information happening around Brexit.



17th December 2015


The European Union Referendum Act receives Royal Assent, providing for a referendum on the UK’s future membership of the EU.