This activity report describes the activities the Citizens Rights Project have carried out over in 2022 with funding from the Scottish Government, the Home Office, the Justice Together Initiative, the Scottish Council of Voluntary Organisations, the People’s Postcode Trust and the Italian Comites.
Informazioni, consulenza e supporto ai cittadini dell’UE residenti in Scozia
Eventi in programma
New project – Free multilingual welfare workshops for people with pre-settled and settled status in Scotland
Citizens Rights Project has secured funding to organize FREE multilingual in-person welfare workshops throughout Scotland to enhance the understanding of EU citizens and their family members regarding their rights.
Learn about your rights as a migrant in the UK with our new multilingual factsheets
Citizens Rights Project have produced information sheets explaining, in simple terms, a number of essential rights for EU migrants and how they can be accessed. They offer easy-to-understand guidance in different languages and provide further resources for support.
EU citizens in Scotland want physical proof of their immigration status
Nearly 90% of the participants who have completed a survey organised by the Citizens Rights Project have said that they would like to have a physical proof of their pre-settled or settled status to reside in the UK. At the moment, EU citizens who have the right to stay in the UK can only prove that with a digital profile.
Citizens Rights Project awarded £10,000 to raise awareness on the Windrush Scheme across Scotland
We are delighted to announced that our project is one of the 13 organisations to receive funding through the Windrush Community Fund.
20/09/2021 | CRP Activity Report (June 20- Dec 21)
This activity report describes the activities the Citizens Rights Project have carried out over the period since June 2020.
16/09/2021 | “Asking some important questions” report
A new report asking important questions to the UK & Scottish Governments following Brexit.
Frequently Asked Questions about the EU Settlement Scheme
In this new resource we have gathered common questions about the EU Settlement Scheme, based on queries from our followers, supporters and clients.
13/04/2021 I Sistema di immigrazione a punti del Regno Unito: Introduzione per i cittadini dell’UE
La libera circolazione tra il Regno Unito e l’Unione Europea si è conclusa il 31 dicembre 2020 e il 1°...
17/03/2021 Registrati per votare alle elezioni del Parlamento scozzese
Il 6 maggio 2021 in Scozia si terranno le elezioni per il Parlamento scozzese
Il Parlamento scozzese è composto da tutti i membri eletti del Parlamento scozzese (MSP) ed è l’organo legislativo nelle materie devolute alla competenza della Scozia.
30/03/2021 | Research paper on access to benefits and pensions for EU citizens
You can now access our latest research briefing on access to welfare benefits and pensions for EU citizens with pre-settled and settled status prepared by Nina Miller Westoby, a socio-legal researcher based at the University of Glasgow.
02/02/2021 | Donate to our hardship fund to help the most vulnerable EU citizens
We have launched an appeal to raise funds to assist the most vulnerable clients with some of the costs they might incur to be able to apply for pre-settled or settled status.
20/01/2021 | A new online rights service for the Polish and Spanish communities in Edinburgh
The Citizens Rights Project will soon open a multilingual rights centre for EU citizens in Edinburgh during the pandemic who needs assistance with their employment, housing and benefits rights, among other things.
24/12/2020 | Closure of our phone helpline until 10th January 2021
If you want to get in touch with our project to enquire about the EU Settlement Scheme, please use email us on email@example.com or message us in Facebook. You can write to us in any EU language.
21/12/2020 | Frontier worker permit launched
On 10 December 2020 the United Kingdom opened up a process for EU, EEA and Swiss nationals to apply for a frontier worker permit, which will allow them to come to the UK to work while living elsewhere.
15/12/2020 | Some coronavirus exceptions added to the EU Settlement Scheme
The Home Office have just released some guidance for EUSS applicants in or outside the UK who have been affected by restrictions associated with coronavirus.
02/12/2020 | EU Settlement Scheme – a new guidance for adult applicants with care or support needs
A new guidance regarding the application under the EU Settlement Scheme has been release on December 2nd 2020 by the Home Office.
25/09/2020 | Visiting our office
Our office in St Margaret’s House is currently closed to the public. Please, only visit if you have an appointment.
24/09/2020 | Guidance for employers and “Unsettled Status 2020”
The Home Office has published new guidance on recruiting people from outside the UK from 1 January 2021.
18/9/2020 | Citizens Rights Project on the SCVO website
Our Project Coordinator, Noelia Martinez gave a short interview about Citizens Rights Project for the SCVO website. You can read the interview here.