Next Steps report

Next Steps: Implementing a Brexit deal for UK citizens living in the EU-27  examines the important issue of what Brexit means for the rights of UK citizens living in the EU-27.

A preliminary agreement before December 2017 made huge progress in securing citizen’s rights, including the rights of current citizens, regardless of arrival date; to stay, continued access to pensions and healthcare and extended rights to family unification. But, as this report states, member states are yet to introducess processes to adjust British residents’ statuses from that of mobile EU citizens to a new, to- be- decided status.

This report was published in April 2018 and, co-authored with colleagues from Migration Policy Institute, was originally published on their website