Various British government officials and legal bodies have already said that the UK’s decision to leave the European Union will not incur immediate effects on UK nationals in EU member states and vice versa. The Home Office reassured this in a statement published last July 11, outlining the residential status of individuals who are likely to be affected by the referendum result popularly known as Brexit.
The Home Office and the UK Department for Education have jointly launched the National Transfer Scheme, an arrangement that encourages local authorities to care for unaccompanied asylum-seeking children (UASC) in the country.
Citizens of countries under the European Union (EU) can still undergo the standard UK immigration processes despite the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the EU, a move that is popularly known as Brexit.
The UK government’s collaboration with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) will result in the resettlement of up to 3,000 vulnerable individuals from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.