EU Settlement Scheme - Deadline 30 June 2021
If you’re an EU, EEA or Swiss citizen and were living in the UK by 31st December 2020, you need to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme, even if you have permanent residence.
Apply now because you could lose your rights to live and work in the UK if you miss the deadline of 30 June 2021.
Start your application now at gov.uk/eusettlementscheme. If you have any questions, please call the helpline on 0300 123 7379.
Free local support is also available, please see our EU Settlement Scheme page.
Irish citizens or those with valid indefinite leave don’t need to apply.
New rules are here
New rules from 1 January 2021.
The UK left the EU on the 31 January 2020 and the transition period, which allowed the exisiting rules on trade, travel, and business to continue whilst the UK and EU negotiated a new relationship, ended on the 31 December 2020. The new rules affect citizens, businesses and travel to the EU.
Make sure you are ready for the new rules. To find the latest guidance and information, please go to gov.uk/transition.
You can also sign up to receive email alerts: Brexit: check how the new rules affect you.
Signpost to information to help you to follow new rules on exports, imports, tariffs, data and hiring.
Advice and information for individuals on the new rules.
Continue living, working and studying in the UK. Includes links to FREE local advice and help. Deadline 30 June 2021.
Kent Resilience Forum's contingency plan to deal with potential traffic disruption.
Links to information on Brexit.