On 16 October, Loadstar reported that without access to the proposed new systems the industry was unable to prepare staff for the changed operating environment. The Brexit minister has said that of the systems involved, GVMS would be ready by 4 December, with Check HGV due to come online in December. One comment on the latter is that as far as Check HGV was concerned, “all we know is that the system will exist”. The same source said that the situation was simply a case of too much to do, in too little time.
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