The UK officially left the European Union on 31 January 2020.

Information for residents

The government has advised that all non-UK EU citizens must apply for the EU Settlement Scheme to make sure their rights are protected once the transition period is over.

You can find translated documents explaining the process in various languages on GOV.UK.

The deadline for applying for most people was 30 June 2021.

You can still apply if either:

Prepare your business for Brexit

The government has issued guidance on the following:

The government is also hosting free webinars to help you check the new rules and understand the actions to take, view the webinars.

The Business Growth Hub has a dedicated website offering guidance, including:

You can also speak to one of their advisors through the website, who can answer any questions you may have.

Travelling in the EU

When the UK leaves the EU there will be some changes that could affect your travels. Find the latest guidance and information on what these changes are, how they could affect you, and what steps you can take to prepare.

Free support for EU Nationals

Europia are offering free advice on a range of immigration topics to all EU nationals in Greater Manchester. You can also join their free EU citizens support group.

For more information and help: