Reminder: Deadline for EU Nationals to apply for Settled Status is June 30th

THE deadline for EU, EEA or Swiss citizens to apply for the UK's EU Settlement Scheme is June 30th.

The scheme offers EU, non-EU EEA and Swiss citizens living in the UK and their eligible family members the opportunity to protect their residence in the UK after the transition period has ended. The EEA includes the EU countries and also Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway.

To apply - and to find out more information - visit the Government's website.

So far, more than 5 million applications have been made since the scheme opened in March 2019. 

It is not yet clear what the consequences of not applying are however, the ability to remain in the UK may be impacted if the individual fails to apply for the necessary status.