Nordic citizens’ status and rights after Brexit

Nordic citizens’ status and rights after Brexit

The Nordic Embassies in the UK (Embassies of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden) are organizing an event on the implications of the UK’s departure from the EU on the status and rights of Nordic citizens living in the UK.

The event will take place on Thursday 31 January 2019 at 17.45–20.00 at Sidlaw auditorium at Edinburgh International Conference Centre (address: The Exchange, 150 Morrison Street, Edinburgh EH3 8EE).

This will be an opportunity for you to hear from the British government first hand, to ask questions, and to voice your thoughts. The event is in English.

Please register to the event via this link.

Please note that the seats are limited and pre-registration is required. Please aim to arrive by 17.45 and ensure that you bring a valid form of identification. Officials will be available to direct you to the room. If you have registered, but can no longer attend the event, please cancel your registration.

Agenda for the event:

17.45 Registration
18.00 Welcome remarks by a representative of one of the Nordic Embassies
18.05 Remarks by Robin Walker MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State at the Department for Exiting the EU
18.15 Citizens’ rights update by a representative from the Justice, Security and Migration Directorate at DExEU
18.20 EU Settlement scheme update by Blanca Grey from EU Exit Team at the Home Office
18.30 Q&A with representatives of DExEU and Home Office
19.20 Closing remarks
19.30 Coffee and tea

For any practical queries about this event, please email

Embassies of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden in the United Kingdom

Website of the Embassy of Denmark
Website of the Embassy of Finland
Website of the Embassy of Iceland
Website of the Embassy of Norway
Website of the Embassy of Sweden

Upcoming Events

Nordic Drinks May

Thursday, 23 May
6.00pm – 8.00pm
ebl miller rosenfalck, 27 Greville Street, London, EC1N 8SU

Summer Reception

Thursday, 20 June
2.30pm – 6.30pm
The Residence of the Ambassador of Finland,
14 Kensington Palace Gardens, London, W8 4QP

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