Transition period

Information about the transition period, including announcements about negotiations and policy changes, and guidance about rules that apply during and after the transition period.

  1. Apply to the EU Settlement Scheme (settled and pre-settled status)

    The EU Settlement Scheme for EU citizens and their families to remain in the UK after it leaves the EU ('Brexit'): who's eligible, how to apply, how much it costs.

  2. Buying things from Europe from 1 January 2021

    Changes to how your consumer rights work when you buy from EU countries after 1 January 2021.

  3. Healthcare for UK nationals visiting the EU

    How to get state healthcare when you’re on holiday or travelling to a country in the EU, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway or Switzerland.

  4. Passport rules for travel to Europe from 1 January 2021

    Advice for British passport holders from January 2021.

  5. Pet travel to Europe from 1 January 2021

    How to prepare for travel with your pet to any EU country from 1 January 2021.

  6. Visit Europe from 1 January 2021

    How to prepare for travel to Europe from 1 January 2021.