Video: Brexit and Immigration Series – EEA and Non-EEA Nationals
Video: Karen Hennessy and Richard Smith from William Fry and Vincent Chung from Dixcart Legal discuss how nationals from the European Economic Area (EEA) and non-EEA nationals will be impacted when EU law no longer applies to the UK after 31 December 2020.


Karen Hennessy and Richard Smith from our Employments & Benefits team, with Vincent Chung from Dixcart Legal talk about some of the changes to the immigration systems in the UK and Ireland after the transition period, post- 31 December 2020, when the UK will no longer be subject to EU law, particularly for European Economic Area citizens and people from countries outside the EEA.

Topics covered include:

  1. How EEA nationals will be impacted in the UK
  2. How EEA and non-EEA nationals can continue to work in the UK
  3. The regimes in Ireland allowing EEA and non-EEA nationals' work in Ireland and whether any exceptions apply
  4. Whether any Irish immigration policies will change after 31 December 2020

Click here to watch our Q&A  video on UK and Irish Nationals and the Common Travel Area

Key Contacts

Alicia Compton Partner

Richard Smith Associate

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