The new UK Immigration System 2021
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Standard Visitor visa (includes Business and Academic Visitors)
Brexit and Information for EU nationals
How are European nationals affected by the new UK Immigration system?
The new system will apply equally to any European and non-European nationals who require a visa to work in the UK from 1 January 2021. Whether you require a visa as an EU nationals depends on when you started living in the UK.
European nationals already in the UK by 31 December 2020 will not need to apply for a UK visa to work but should apply instead for settled/pre-settled status through the EU Settlement Scheme before the deadline of 30 June 2021 if they have not already done so. Click here for summary information about the EU Settlement scheme.
European nationals arriving in the UK from 1 January 2021, most (except Irish nationals) will need to obtain a visa in advance of arriving to be able to come to work in the UK. Find out more about visa options here.
See the University Brexit page for the latest news about Brexit.
Time is running out to apply for the EU Settlement Scheme.
EU nationals who were resident in the UK by 31 December 2020 need to apply for the scheme by 30 June 2021. If you have not already done so, see the link to the EU Settlement Scheme and apply in good time before the deadline.
See the University Brexit pages for the latest information about Brexit and what you need to do if you are an EU national arriving in the UK or a UK national travelling to the EU after 1 January 2021.
Latest Home Office immigration news for visa holders affected by the Coronavirus Pandemic updated on 4 March 2021.
From Monday 11 January 2021, all international arrivals to England, including UK nationals, are required to present a negative Covid-19 test taken up to 72 hours prior to departure.
For any staff or academic visitor related immigration queries, please email the HR Immigration shared inbox HR.email@example.com
IMMIGRATION SUPPORT SCHEME FOR VISA FEES
For information on scheme which provide reimbursement support for visa and IHS surcharge fees click here.