Removals and revocations of EEA nationals

Guidance about the processes for removing a European Economic Area (EEA) national from the UK.


Removals and revocations of European Economic Area (EEA) nationals

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UK Visas and Immigration guidance about the processes for removing an EEA national from the UK, and revoking a document issued to an EEA national confirming a right of residence in the UK.

Published 19 February 2015
Last updated 1 February 2017 + show all updates
  1. Updated guidance on removals and revocations of EEA nationals.
  2. First published.