Moving to Spain after Brexit is no longer as simple as it once was for British citizens. The “Right to Reside” for UK Citizens has been removed.
This is because the United Kingdom chose to leave the EU and is now classed as a “Third Country”.
Unfortunately, because of Boris Johnson’s negotaiated and agreed”Oven Ready Deal,” the new way of doing things is very different to what it was previously – and now the rules are the same for the UK as they are for other parts of the world.
This is the responsibility of those who negotiated and agreed to the deal as it stands.
Broadly, most people will fit into one of the following groups:
So what next for those moving to Spain after Brexit?
You must first apply for a Visa, and then for permanent status.