The first EU nationals wishing to apply to stay in the UK after Brexit are submitting their paperwork as part of a Home Office trial. Settled status” will allow non-British Europeans who have been living in the UK for at least five years to secure their right to stay in the country. NHS workers in the north-west of England and students and staff from... Read More
It is crucial to ensure that everyone applies, and we should all do our best to raise awareness of the need to apply. As can be seen in the article quoted below, there is a distinct possibility that some people may be left behind.
There are fears that some don’t realise they have to apply to remain in the UK.
Children,... Read More
A new statement of changes to the Immigration Rules was released on Friday July 20th. It is available here.
This statement introduces Appendix EU into the Immigration Rules to enable the Home Office to implement the EU Settlement Scheme in preparation for the UK leaving the European Union.
The explanatory memorandum says: “This Statement of Changes in Immigration Rules introduces a... Read More
The government has announced a a pilot for application process for the EU Settlement Scheme. NHS workers, university staff and students in the North West of England will be taking part in the private pilot due to being on August 28 2018.
In a managed live trial, EU citizens working at 12 NHS Trusts, and students and staff from 3... Read More