Civil Service Fast Stream: Europe

Information for candidates on how to work towards a permanent career in EU institutions, or specialise in EU issues in the UK Civil Service.



This guidance details how you could spend up to 4 years in the European Fast Stream benefiting from:

  • EU-related postings in the UK Civil Service
  • the chance of a 5-month secondment to the European Commission in Brussels
  • continuous language training
  • an intensive induction course on the EU