As British media indicated, Wednesday, as a result of this decision, approx. 2.5 million EU citizens in temporary stable status risk losing their right to housing, jobs and benefits in the UK, or even deportation if they do not submit a new claim on time.

Under the Brexit agreement, EU citizens who lived in the UK before the end of the transition period, i.e. before December 31, 2020, can retain their acquired rights if they apply for settled status or pre-settlement status (pre-settlement status). stable condition). The first is due to persons who have been able to prove uninterrupted residence for at least five years in Great Britain, and the last – for the remaining persons. But The contract stipulated that for those with temporary mode, the change to full mode would be automatic.

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