This fact sheet provides an explanation of the arrangements for securing the rights of EU citizens residing in UK under the EU settlement scheme, following the vote for the UK to leave the EU and the Draft Withdrawal Agreement.
To view more information on EU law rights, including for children in care and those with derivative rights, click here.
Please note that, for ease of reference, we are using the terms EU and EU citizens, but these terms will also cover rights of citizens of EEA and Switzerland unless specifically stated otherwise.
Brexit dates and the settlement scheme
What about ‘no deal’?
EU settlement scheme in context
How is the EUSS working at the moment?
Phased implementation: when should I apply?
Should I apply for permanent residence or under EUSS?