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Europeans citizens and Brexit

The Embassy of Greece in the United Kingdom suggests to all Greek citizens residing in the United Kingdom, who wish to remain in the country after December 31, 2020, to submit an application in the context of the Settlement Scheme until that date (31.12.2020), in order to secure their own as well as their family's residence and working rights after the exit of the United Kingdom from the European Union.

Please visit the Greek website for Brexit : https://brexit.gov.gr/

as well as the British governmental platform https://www.gov.uk/brexit

I. Rights of European citizens after Brexit

https://ec.europa.eu/unitedkingdom/services/your-rights/Brexit_en

https://ec.europa.eu/commission/publications/questions-and-answers-rights-eu-and-uk-citizens-outlined-withdrawal-agreement_en

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p3qxw8U2Tc4

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u232baAxkoE

(with Greek subtitles)

https://www.gov.uk/staying-uk-eu-citizen

In regard to the right of employment (Greek subtitles):

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qEYGbwm5Vds&list=PLZgLtj57f7n3guWX0UEdd2spiJEVMJY5d&index=5

In regard to the rights of families and students (Greek subtitles):

https://www.youtube.com/watch
v=Syiri3MI0hc&index=5&list=PLZgLtj57f7n3FX3BpkIF1_cW5ay8mzv9I

ΙΙ. Settlement Scheme

All applications should be submitted here:

https://www.gov.uk/settled-status-eu-citizens-families/applying-for-settled-status

Instructions regarding the submission of the application as well as written guidance (in Greek):

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/eu-settlement-scheme-greek

https://www.gov.uk/guidance/settled-status-for-eu-citizens-and-their-families-translations.el

In order to begin your application, you may scan your passport in the below mentioned addresses:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/eu-settlement-scheme-id-document-scanner-locations/locations-offering-chip-checker-services

Furthermore, there are 57 organizations provide assistance to vulnerable citizens:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/eu-settlement-scheme-community-support-for-vulnerable-citizens

Assistance in the resolution of queries could be provided:

In general: https://www.gov.uk/settled-status-eu-citizens-families

Via telephone:

EU Settlement Resolution Centre 0300 123 7379

Via online form:

Via assistance concerning the use of digital services:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/eu-settlement-scheme-assisted-digital-service

In addition, you can be informed on info sessions concerning the Settlement Scheme and the rights of the European citizens as well as on relevant services

Useful F.A.Q. (Frequent Asked Questions) may be found here: https://www.eurights.uk/your-rights



Last Updated Monday, 18 November 2019
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