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Leaked Home Office Paper highlights restrictions for EU nationals following Brexit

Posted by Ilham Malik on September 07, 2017

A Home Office paper titled Border, Immigration and Citizenship System After the UK Leaves the European Union has been leaked to the Guardian. This paper sets out detailed proposals for the end the free movement of labour immediately after Brexit and the introduction of restrictions on EU workers including measures to drive down the number of lower-skilled EU migrants.

The paper further places tough new restrictions on EU national’s rights to bring their family members to the UK and refers to a new immigration system for EU nationals to be ushered in phases.

A full outline of the proposals can be read at the Guardian website through the following link:

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2017/sep/05/leaked-document-reveals-uk-brexit-plan-to-deter-eu-immigrants