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. This fact sheet is correct as of 18 August 2019.
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, deals and the settlement scheme
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?
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