Beta This part of GOV.UK is being rebuilt – find out what this means

HMRC internal manual

Tax Credits Technical Manual

HM Revenue & Customs
, see all updates

Entitlement: Residence rules - Right to reside: A self employed person

The Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union - Article 49

Self-employed workers - European Economic Area (EEA) or Swiss national

A person may have a right to reside in the United Kingdom if they establish them self in order to pursue activity as a self-employed person in accordance with Article 43.

A person who is no longer in self-employment can continue to be treated as a self-employed person if they are temporarily unable to continue their self-employment due to an illness or accident.