It is a type of right of residence that allows European citizens to live and move freely in the United Kingdom indefinitely. For people from outside the European Community (EC), the Settled Status works as a Visa.
Exist 2 types of Settled Status
Pre-settled Status: it is granted to those who live in the UK more than 1 day but less than 5 years.
Settled Status: anyone who has been living in the UK for more than 5 years can request it.
Who can apply for Settled Status?
All those who reside in the United Kingdom and are European citizens (EU 27). In short, if you want to live in the UK you will have to apply for it.
What is the deadline to apply for Settled Status?
The deadline for requesting the Settled Status is 31 December 2020.
Why is it important to apply for Settled Status as soon as possible?
Because in this period of uncertainty in which political forces and lines of thought suddenly change, new conditions/restrictions may vary or arise.
Can I apply for the pre-Settled Status from outside the UK?
Yes, but you must have spent at least one day in the UK in the last 6 months and be able to prove it.
What does the Settled Status grant?
It guarantees the same rights you have at the moment. You will therefore be able to stay in the UK without limits, access social benefits, work, study, receive your pension, benefit from the health service, access public funds, etc.
Before you start
Use this form to request Settled Status.
Organize documents such as: employment contract, house contract, flight tickets. At the end of the form you will be asked to attach as many documents as possible.
Keep your bank card handy to make the payment of £ 35.
What happens next?
After completing the application, we will check your data and then proceed with the request for the Settled Status. We will keep you updated throughout the entire application process.
Fill out the form with your details and make the payment.
2. Wait for our contact
We will contact you within 24 hours. Please remember to check your spam.
3. Wait for the email from Home Office
The Home Office is the immigration department that handles pre-Settled Status and Settled Status applications. Once your application has been accepted, the Home Office will verify the documents received and will ask for more information if necessary,
Please check your emails, you will receive an email from the Home Office informing you of the outcome of the request. Forward the email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
4. Waiting time
The waiting times to receive an answer from the Home Office are 5 working days. In some cases, the wait can reach 20 days.
5. Leave a feedback
One you receive the positive outcome from the Home Office please leave a feedback on our website.
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