DExEU is the UK government department responsible for overseeing the UK’s negotiations to leave the European Union and establish the future relationship between the UK and EU.

Our objectives are to:

  • Secure the best possible deal on the United Kingdom’s departure from the EU; and build a deep and comprehensive future partnership between the UK and the EU
  • Deliver and legislate for the UK’s smooth and orderly exit from the EU
  • Inform, engage and mobilise interested parties to help shape and secure a successful exit from the EU
  • Attract, develop and retain great people and organise ourselves flexibly to deliver our objectives efficiently and effectively