Updates on the settled status application system UKCEN attended the Home Office Users representative Group on 27th April 2018. Home Office officials gave presentations on the progress they are making in developing the new settled status application system. It yet to be finalised, but it is likely that there will be an online form which will…
Permanent residence status under EU law
Before the end of the implementation period, you don’t need to apply for a document to prove you can live in the UK unless:
A permanent residence document confirms that you have rights under European law. In the future, EU law will no longer apply and the migration and status of EU nationals will be subject to UK law.
There will be a simple process for you to exchange this for a settled status document free of charge and we won’t repeat any assessment of residence.
You will need to:
- provide an identity document and a recent photograph to confirm your identity and nationality
- confirm you still live in the UK
- declare any criminal convictions