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Access to benefits and pensions for EU citizens

This research paper addresses a number of questions relating to the welfare benefits and pension entitlements of European Union citizens who began living in Scotland (or the UK) before the end of the transition period (31 December 2020) and who continue to live here.

Benefits and Social Work Support for EU citizens

This factsheet created by Just Rights Scotland provides a brief summary of your right to access benefits and social work support as an EU citizen or family member of an EU citizen in Scotland.

Housing Rights for EU citizens in Scotland

This factsheet created by Just Rights Scotland provides a brief summary of your housing rights as an EU citizen or family member of an EU citizen in Scotland.

The Coronavirus Emergency and Citizens’ Rights

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.

This paper addresses a number of questions relating to the welfare benefits and pension entitlements of European Union citizens who began living in Scotland (or the UK) before the end of the transition period (31 December 2020) and who continue to live here. The Withdrawal Agreement (WA) governs the rights of this group of Union citizens. You can read it here.

Housing rights in Scotland during Covid-19

Presentation on housing rights in Scotland in the context of Covid-19 crisis by our chair Mark Lazarowicz delivered on 14th May 2020: available to download here. You can see the recorded presentation in this link (minute 28:57) For a French version of the presentation, click here.