The EU Settlement Scheme Family Permit is available to family members of European citizens who wish to live in the UK and who wish to join or accompany a close relative who is a relevant EEA national with Settled or pre-settled status.
EU Settlement Scheme Family Permit requirements
To qualify for the EU Settlement Scheme Family Permit, you will need to satisfy UK Visas & Immigration:
- Being a family member of a relevant EEA citizen;
- The relevant EEA national must be resident in the UK;
- You will travel with the relevant EEA national to the UK or join them in the UK;
- You will need to demonstrate that your relationship existed before December 31, 2020
Family members of European citizens
The following family members of relevant EEA nationals may be eligible to apply for the EU Settlement Scheme Family Permit:
- Civil partner;
- Child or grandchild of a relevant EEA national or his/her spouse or civil partner;
Application EU Settlement Scheme Family Permit
Applications for EU Settlement Scheme Family Permit visas can only be made outside the UK.
Application fee for EU Settlement Scheme Family Permit
The Home Office does not charge an application fee and applicants also do not need to pay the Immigration Health Charge.
The validity period for the EU Settlement Scheme Family Permit
EU Settlement Scheme is valid for six (6) months. You may enter the UK as many times as you wish during this period.
Staying in the UK
If you wish to remain in the UK beyond the period of validity of your EU Settlement Scheme Family Permit, you must apply for a residence visa.
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