After the UK leaves the European Union you may be asked to prove that you have the right to do certain things such as accessing the NHS or getting a job. This will apply to tenants who are from a country in the EU, EEA or Switzerland or are from another country and have a family member who is from the EU, EEA or Switzerland.
The government have created an online tool to help you check whether you are required to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme. You can also find step by step guides to assist you in applying to the scheme.
If you need help to check whether you are required to apply through the scheme or you need help to complete the application form, you can access information and support from:
It is important that you check whether you are required to apply to remain in the UK after Brexit as soon as possible. The deadline for applications has been set at the 31st December 2020.