Anyone from the EU, EEA or is a Swiss citizen, who has been living in the UK by the end of December 2020, has until the end of June 2021 to apply for settled or pre-settled status in the UK. If you, or anyone you work with/know of who might be considering applying for this, the deadline of 30 June 2021 is fast approaching. Your rights with settled or pre settled status include being able to:
- Work in the UK
- Use the NHS for free if you can at present
- Enrol in education or study in the UK
- Access public funds such as benefits and pensions if you are eligible for them
- Travel in and out of the UK
You can check here https://www.gov.uk/settled-status-eu-citizens-families for the latest advice and information, or seek independent, impartial immigration advice from a suitably authorised/qualified person or organisation.