In here you will find resources on the rights of you and your family members to live in Scotland before, during and after the Brexit transition period.



“Settled Status” – Our Guide

In order to secure your rights in the UK after Brexit, you will probably need to apply for the new “Settled Status”.

How to do this and what are the currently known key dates? Read our own guide on the issue (updated November 2018).

Right to reside – a downloadable factsheet

This factsheet provides a brief summary of the rights of you and your family members to live in Scotland before, during and after the Brexit transition period.

This guide was produced by the Civil Society Brexit Project with Just Right Scotland.

How to apply for “Settled Status” for EU citizens by Free Movement

A comprehensive article about the “Settled Status” application process by Free Movement – a website run by legal specialists, offering updates, commentary and advice on immigration and asylum law.

“EU and EEA citizens in Scotland” by the Scottish Government

Scottish government has published a webpage about EU citizens’ rights and the Scottish Government position on the ongoing EU-UK negotiations. The page includes links to more resources and reports on EU citizens in the UK.

“EU citizens’ rights campaign” by the Home Office

Read about the UK government’s information campaign about your right to reside in the UK.

The link contains a video about the “Settled Status” and some case studies of applying for the new status.

EU Settlement Scheme statement of intent

This document by the Home Office sets out details about eligibility for the “settled status” scheme and how it will work.

Status of EU citizens in the UK – email alerts

You may sign up to Home Office newsletter about European Union citizens’ rights and the “settled status” scheme.

Settlement Scheme pilot: eligibility

Can you take part in the “Settled Status” pilot scheme and test its functionality? Read Home Office page on “Settled Status” pilot.

European Commission Representation on Brexit

The page’s aim is to provide information to help EU citizens make their own decisions about their current situation in the UK in light of Brexit.

“Applying for Settled Status” – a quick quiz by SCVO

Do you qualify for “Settled Status” and what is the best course of action for you? A quick quiz by SCVO, Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations.

“Settled Status” – an overview by UKCEN

A user-friendly overview on what is settled status and who needs to apply, including useful definitions and lists of necessary documents. ! This website is run by volunteers and may contain mistakes.