EU Settlement Scheme applications

EU Settlement Scheme applications

Settled and pre-settled status

The EU Settlement Scheme ended yesterday (30th June 2021). If you are an national of the countries listed below, or a family member (Spouse, Unmarried partner, Child, Parent, Sibling) you MUST apply to the scheme, and give your reasons for late application This is even if you have previously applied and was granted Registration Certificate, 5 year residence or Permanent Residence status documents particularity documents issued in March 2019 or earlier.

If you are facing difficulties, missing documents, expired passports, need your EEA partner or parent’s application number, have complicated situation, need to upload or discuss documents, we can help. Call now on 02071933839 or email admin@wafi.co.uk or Whatsapp (+447403493251) initial phone consultation is FREE.

The following nationalities makes you an EEA national thus must apply to the EU Settlement Scheme to lawfully reside in the UK.

The European Economic Area countries

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Republic of Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain and Sweden. Also Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway and Switzerland

If you are a national of one of these countries and have lived in the UK prior to 31 December 2020, you would usually qualify for settled and pre-settled status. Your family members regardless of their nationality must also apply for a status.

What is settled status?

EU nationals living in the UK have until 30 June to apply to stay in the UK.

They can apply for:

Settled status – on offer to anyone who can prove that they had been in the UK continuously for five years or more before 31 December 2020. As of 31 May, it has been granted to 2.75 million people.

Pre-settled status – on offer to anyone who had been in the UK for less than five years by the end of 2020. As of 31 May, it has been granted to 2.28 million. They can apply for settled status in future, but there is no guarantee they will get it.

Procedure

You can apply using the EU Exit mobile application, Home Office website or via paper application post. As there is little time left it is best to apply using the app or online. It can be difficult to use the app or know what to do on the website. This is where some professional help could make a huge difference.

Once you have completed your details and that of your EEA sponsor. You must then upload supporting documents. You may also be required to post your passport and upload your supporting documents. This can be tricky at times. Also you may be required to provide your fingerprints. Appointments are difficult to obtain and can cost up to £400.

Do not risk having missed the deadline or made an invalid application. Apply with our help and have a peace of mind, it will save you time and headache. We can discuss and explore ALL your options and guide you.

Our experienced team with 20+ years dealing with EEA applications will advise EU nationals and their family members on the best route to settlement and British citizenship. They can assist you in preparing all the necessary documents and evidence needed to register and start the application process.

Call now on 02071933839 or email admin@wafi.co.uk or Whatsapp (+447403493251) initial phone consultation is FREE.