Reader question: If Britons are already resident in one EU country, can they move to another?
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Reader question: If Britons are already resident in one EU country, can they move to another?

As British nationals face new rules on moving to EU and Schengen countries, readers are asking if already having residency in one EU member state allows them to move freely to another.

How do rules for exchanging UK driving licences compare for Brits around Europe?

How do rules for exchanging UK driving licences compare for Brits around Europe?

Driving in Switzerland: How to convert your drivers licence for a Swiss one
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Driving in Switzerland: How to convert your drivers licence for a Swiss one

UPDATE: When will Brits be allowed to travel to Switzerland again?
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UPDATE: When will Brits be allowed to travel to Switzerland again?

Why these European business owners are staying loyal to London
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Why these European business owners are staying loyal to London

15-year rule: Long-term Britons in Europe to get right to vote in UK elections

15-year rule: Long-term Britons in Europe to get right to vote in UK elections

Reader question: Can Brits stay more than 90 days in the EU if they have a spouse with an EU passport?

Reader question: Can Brits stay more than 90 days in the EU if they have a spouse with an EU passport?

Reader question: Can Britons living in EU spend more than 90 days in another Schengen country?
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Reader question: Can Britons living in EU spend more than 90 days in another Schengen country?

EXPLAINED: What non-EU nationals (including Britons) need to know about Swiss work permits?
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EXPLAINED: What non-EU nationals (including Britons) need to know about Swiss work permits?

EU Commission: ‘A stamp in a British passport does not put residency rights into question’

EU Commission: ‘A stamp in a British passport does not put residency rights into question’

Bovril, tea… ham sandwiches: What can you bring back from the UK into your EU country?

Bovril, tea… ham sandwiches: What can you bring back from the UK into your EU country?

EHIC or GHIC: What’s the latest on European health insurance cards for Britons?

EHIC or GHIC: What’s the latest on European health insurance cards for Britons?

British pensioners and students living in Europe urged to apply for new EHIC card

British pensioners and students living in Europe urged to apply for new EHIC card

UPDATE: British residents of EU told not to worry about ‘souvenir’ passport stamps

UPDATE: British residents of EU told not to worry about ‘souvenir’ passport stamps

‘We warned you’: Call for urgent action after Britons living in EU denied entry

‘We warned you’: Call for urgent action after Britons living in EU denied entry

BREXIT: What Brits in Europe need to know about travel from January 2021

BREXIT: What Brits in Europe need to know about travel from January 2021

How the Brexit deal has changed daily lives of British residents in Europe

How the Brexit deal has changed daily lives of British residents in Europe

ANALYSIS: What Brexit means for Switzerland

ANALYSIS: What Brexit means for Switzerland

‘It’s time to put Brexit behind us’: EU chiefs sign trade deal with UK

‘It’s time to put Brexit behind us’: EU chiefs sign trade deal with UK

Brexit will throw up endless hurdles for Britons in Europe, but we’ll be there to help

Brexit will throw up endless hurdles for Britons in Europe, but we’ll be there to help

Switzerland: Brexit deal is ‘good news for the whole world’

Switzerland: Brexit deal is ‘good news for the whole world’

ANALYSIS: Britons in Europe still gripped by fear and loathing over Brexit

ANALYSIS: Britons in Europe still gripped by fear and loathing over Brexit

‘Devastating’: Anger and dismay after UK decides to pull out of EU’s Erasmus student scheme

‘Devastating’: Anger and dismay after UK decides to pull out of EU’s Erasmus student scheme

‘Plans ruined and job opportunities lost’: Freedom of movement ends as Brexit reality dawns for Britons across Europe

‘Plans ruined and job opportunities lost’: Freedom of movement ends as Brexit reality dawns for Britons across Europe

‘The deal is done’: EU and UK finally reach a Brexit trade agreement

‘The deal is done’: EU and UK finally reach a Brexit trade agreement

EU and UK reach a trade deal

EU and UK reach a trade deal

‘Landlocked’ in the EU: Are you affected by loss of onward freedom of movement?

‘Landlocked’ in the EU: Are you affected by loss of onward freedom of movement?

British tourists set to face Europe’s Covid-19 travel ban from January 2021

British tourists set to face Europe’s Covid-19 travel ban from January 2021

UPDATED: UK and EU abandon deadline to continue Brexit trade deal talks

UPDATED: UK and EU abandon deadline to continue Brexit trade deal talks

EU announces no-deal plans to guarantee road and air travel with UK in January

EU announces no-deal plans to guarantee road and air travel with UK in January

OPINION: Britons living in Europe will be locked out of UK by ‘inhumane’ law

OPINION: Britons living in Europe will be locked out of UK by ‘inhumane’ law

Brexit: European nationals warned of change in travel rules when visiting UK in future

Brexit: European nationals warned of change in travel rules when visiting UK in future

Defeat for rights of Britons wanting to return from EU in future

Defeat for rights of Britons wanting to return from EU in future

Brits in EU risk losing UK bank accounts ‘within weeks’

Brits in EU risk losing UK bank accounts ‘within weeks’

Brexit: Five key things to know about applying for residency in the EU
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Brexit: Five key things to know about applying for residency in the EU

Frontier workers to the ‘European Esta’: British Embassy in Switzerland answers Brexit questions

Frontier workers to the ‘European Esta’: British Embassy in Switzerland answers Brexit questions

‘Doors will close for Brits in EU’: Why the UK’s post-Brexit immigration plan has sparked alarm

‘Doors will close for Brits in EU’: Why the UK’s post-Brexit immigration plan has sparked alarm

EU or non-EU? Which passport queue should Brits use after Brexit?

EU or non-EU? Which passport queue should Brits use after Brexit?

The Local’s view: Most Brits in Europe didn’t ask for Brexit, but now we have to make it work

The Local’s view: Most Brits in Europe didn’t ask for Brexit, but now we have to make it work

Everything that changes in Switzerland in February 2020
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Everything that changes in Switzerland in February 2020

OPINION: If the UK won’t stand up for the rights of Britons in Europe then it’s down to us
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OPINION: If the UK won’t stand up for the rights of Britons in Europe then it’s down to us

How will Brexit impact British cross-border workers in Switzerland?

How will Brexit impact British cross-border workers in Switzerland?

What Brits in Switzerland need to know about Brexit
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What Brits in Switzerland need to know about Brexit

OPINION: We shouldn’t expect special treatment from EU just because we’re British

OPINION: We shouldn’t expect special treatment from EU just because we’re British

Brits living in Europe warned of post-Brexit ‘consequences’

Brits living in Europe warned of post-Brexit ‘consequences’

OPINION: ‘Nothing can stop Brexit now, we will all feel foreign on February 1st’

OPINION: ‘Nothing can stop Brexit now, we will all feel foreign on February 1st’

Brexit: Britons in Europe urged to look on bright side of ‘devastating’ UK election result

Brexit: Britons in Europe urged to look on bright side of ‘devastating’ UK election result

Switzerland reveals number of non-EU work permits it will grant in 2020 (including for Brits)

Switzerland reveals number of non-EU work permits it will grant in 2020 (including for Brits)

Swiss and UK government come to Brexit no-deal agreement

Swiss and UK government come to Brexit no-deal agreement

EU agrees to three-month Brexit ‘flextension’

EU agrees to three-month Brexit ‘flextension’

EU27 fail to agree length of Brexit extension for UK

EU27 fail to agree length of Brexit extension for UK

Separatist Swiss region plans June 2020 Mouti-exit vote

Separatist Swiss region plans June 2020 Mouti-exit vote

Everything that changes in October 2019 in Switzerland
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Everything that changes in October 2019 in Switzerland

Brexit Q&A: Embassy answers questions from anxious Brits in Switzerland

Brexit Q&A: Embassy answers questions from anxious Brits in Switzerland

No-deal Brexit: UK issues healthcare warning to British travellers to Switzerland

No-deal Brexit: UK issues healthcare warning to British travellers to Switzerland

The ‘Brexit election’: Why Britons in Europe should register for a proxy rather than postal vote

The ‘Brexit election’: Why Britons in Europe should register for a proxy rather than postal vote

Swiss on Efta talks with London: ‘The Brits were convinced going alone was better’
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Swiss on Efta talks with London: ‘The Brits were convinced going alone was better’

EU’s likely next boss ‘ready’ to back another Brexit delay if needed

EU’s likely next boss ‘ready’ to back another Brexit delay if needed

Confirmed: Swiss companies can still hire Brits after no-deal Brexit

Confirmed: Swiss companies can still hire Brits after no-deal Brexit

ANALYSIS: How the English language will change after Brexit

ANALYSIS: How the English language will change after Brexit

Europe & You: Boris our ‘best chance to stop Brexit’, EU Green Cards and cash for residency appointments

Europe & You: Boris our ‘best chance to stop Brexit’, EU Green Cards and cash for residency appointments

Europe & You: An interesting new Brexit poll and what’s Switzerland’s problem with the EU?

Europe & You: An interesting new Brexit poll and what’s Switzerland’s problem with the EU?

Brexit: What Brits in Switzerland make of the rights agreement with the UK

Brexit: What Brits in Switzerland make of the rights agreement with the UK

Confirmed: UK nationals won’t need visas for Switzerland after Brexit

Confirmed: UK nationals won’t need visas for Switzerland after Brexit

‘Time to think about the 5 million in limbo’: UK parliament votes to delay Brexit

‘Time to think about the 5 million in limbo’: UK parliament votes to delay Brexit

Brexit vote: ‘It’s now time to take the rights of Britons off the negotiating table’

Brexit vote: ‘It’s now time to take the rights of Britons off the negotiating table’

The ‘compelling’ reason why Europe’s unicorns are choosing London
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The ‘compelling’ reason why Europe’s unicorns are choosing London

No-deal Brexit: Which EU member state is being the most generous to Britons?

No-deal Brexit: Which EU member state is being the most generous to Britons?

No-deal Brexit: Country by country guide to how the rights of Britons will be affected

No-deal Brexit: Country by country guide to how the rights of Britons will be affected

Switzerland to set quotas for Brits in event of no-deal Brexit

Switzerland to set quotas for Brits in event of no-deal Brexit

Switzerland and UK complete post-Brexit trade deal

Switzerland and UK complete post-Brexit trade deal

Switzerland and UK sign two new post-Brexit agreements

Switzerland and UK sign two new post-Brexit agreements

Davos 2019: UK trade chief sells great new world after Brexit

Davos 2019: UK trade chief sells great new world after Brexit

Switzerland ramps up preparations for no-deal Brexit

Switzerland ramps up preparations for no-deal Brexit

Britons in Europe hold breath as MPs set to vote on Brexit deal

Britons in Europe hold breath as MPs set to vote on Brexit deal

Brits in EU demand to be spared from Brexit ‘train crash’ after May’s deal rejected

Brits in EU demand to be spared from Brexit ‘train crash’ after May’s deal rejected

The Swiss stories that made international headlines in 2018

The Swiss stories that made international headlines in 2018

Santa analysis: Claus and Europe feel Brexit pinch, as will UK’s Christmas

Santa analysis: Claus and Europe feel Brexit pinch, as will UK’s Christmas

Switzerland and UK forge post-Brexit citizens’ rights agreement

Switzerland and UK forge post-Brexit citizens’ rights agreement

British Embassy to hold Brexit roadshows in Switzerland and Liechtenstein

British Embassy to hold Brexit roadshows in Switzerland and Liechtenstein

‘Switzerland is playing a very dangerous game on EU deal’: Foreign minister

‘Switzerland is playing a very dangerous game on EU deal’: Foreign minister

Switzerland and Britain reach post-Brexit aviation deal

Switzerland and Britain reach post-Brexit aviation deal

Switzerland signs off on post-Brexit trade agreement with UK

Switzerland signs off on post-Brexit trade agreement with UK

UK can cancel Brexit before March 29th without EU’s consent, ECJ rules

UK can cancel Brexit before March 29th without EU’s consent, ECJ rules

RECAP: Brits in Europe vent anger after May postpones Brexit vote

RECAP: Brits in Europe vent anger after May postpones Brexit vote

EU’s ‘no-deal’ Brexit plan spells out bad news for British travellers

EU’s ‘no-deal’ Brexit plan spells out bad news for British travellers

Brexit road-tripper: ‘It has made me appreciate what Europe has to offer and what we have to lose’

Brexit road-tripper: ‘It has made me appreciate what Europe has to offer and what we have to lose’

‘Enough is enough’: Brits living in Europe take citizens’ rights fight to London

‘Enough is enough’: Brits living in Europe take citizens’ rights fight to London

Free movement vote could result in ‘Swiss Brexit’

Free movement vote could result in ‘Swiss Brexit’

Could flights between the UK and EU really be grounded after Brexit?

Could flights between the UK and EU really be grounded after Brexit?

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Overseas voters urged to have their say in the UK general election

Overseas voters urged to have their say in the UK general election

Just how guaranteed are the rights of Britons living in Europe?

Just how guaranteed are the rights of Britons living in Europe?

Key victory for family rights of Britons returning to the UK from EU

Key victory for family rights of Britons returning to the UK from EU

Four out of five British expats fear Brexit will strip them of rights to live abroad

Four out of five British expats fear Brexit will strip them of rights to live abroad

Switzerland keen to talk trade with post-Brexit Britain

Switzerland keen to talk trade with post-Brexit Britain

Brexit: Supreme Court rules Theresa May can’t trigger EU divorce alone

Brexit: Supreme Court rules Theresa May can’t trigger EU divorce alone

‘Swiss ID no longer valid’: UK to require passports from October 2021

‘Swiss ID no longer valid’: UK to require passports from October 2021

UK Toblerone fans outraged over Swiss choc’s new shape

UK Toblerone fans outraged over Swiss choc’s new shape

UK court rules government cannot trigger Brexit

UK court rules government cannot trigger Brexit

Swiss press criticize Bern’s ‘capitulation’ on immigration

Swiss press criticize Bern’s ‘capitulation’ on immigration

Swiss bank could slash London jobs over Brexit

Swiss bank could slash London jobs over Brexit

Record numbers sign up for Swiss Erasmus replacement

Record numbers sign up for Swiss Erasmus replacement

Survey: Swiss optimistic about Brexit effect

Survey: Swiss optimistic about Brexit effect

Britain’s May takes holiday in Switzerland

Britain’s May takes holiday in Switzerland

Brexit voters ‘misinformed’ on Swiss relations with EU

Brexit voters ‘misinformed’ on Swiss relations with EU

Swiss-EU talks ‘must’ resume this summer

Swiss-EU talks ‘must’ resume this summer

Brexit vote will hit Swiss economy: president

Brexit vote will hit Swiss economy: president

Why we are part of the Brexit problem – and what to do

Why we are part of the Brexit problem – and what to do

SNB moves to stabilize franc after Brexit vote

SNB moves to stabilize franc after Brexit vote

‘Leap into the unknown’: Swiss press on Brexit

‘Leap into the unknown’: Swiss press on Brexit

Has bureaucracy deprived Brits abroad of their vote?

Has bureaucracy deprived Brits abroad of their vote?

Swiss parliament pays tribute to slain British MP

Swiss parliament pays tribute to slain British MP

Swiss central bank warns of Brexit ‘turbulence’

Swiss central bank warns of Brexit ‘turbulence’

Swiss bankers expect influx of funds in case of Brexit

Swiss bankers expect influx of funds in case of Brexit

Brits: Why vote away your right to move in Europe?

Brits: Why vote away your right to move in Europe?

Brits: don’t let bumbling councils steal your vote

Brits: don’t let bumbling councils steal your vote

British expats: have your say in this historic decision

British expats: have your say in this historic decision

Brexit would leave expats in ‘ghastly’ legal limbo for years

Brexit would leave expats in ‘ghastly’ legal limbo for years

Could Brits in Europe put the brakes on Brexit?

Could Brits in Europe put the brakes on Brexit?

5 practical things Brits abroad can do to keep UK in the EU

5 practical things Brits abroad can do to keep UK in the EU

‘Hug a Brit to stop Brexit’ Europeans urged

‘Hug a Brit to stop Brexit’ Europeans urged

VIDEO: Brits in Europe say why UK should stay

VIDEO: Brits in Europe say why UK should stay

Why these Brits in Switzerland are worried about Brexit

Why these Brits in Switzerland are worried about Brexit

Swiss lawmakers vote to pull forgotten EU application

Swiss lawmakers vote to pull forgotten EU application

EU ‘freezes’ Swiss talks until Brexit outcome

EU ‘freezes’ Swiss talks until Brexit outcome

EU launches legal action against UK over breach of Brexit deal

EU launches legal action against UK over breach of Brexit deal

OPINION: ‘All certainty has vanished’ for British citizens living in Europe

OPINION: ‘All certainty has vanished’ for British citizens living in Europe

‘Right of residency for life’: Switzerland gives final green light to Brexit agreement

‘Right of residency for life’: Switzerland gives final green light to Brexit agreement

‘Brexit terms must be respected’: EU’s Barnier sends message to Boris Johnson

‘Brexit terms must be respected’: EU’s Barnier sends message to Boris Johnson