Residence rights after Brexit

All UK citizens and their (non-EU) family members who were lawfully residing in the Netherlands and the other EU27-member states at the date of the UK's withdrawal can stay after Brexit. They have to meet the same conditions that existed before Brexit. This also means...

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Naturalization term remains 5 years

Last year we discussed the alteration of the Dutch Citizenship Act (read the article here). On 28 June 2016, the Dutch House of Representatives approved -among other proposed modifications- the extension of the period for naturalization from 5 to 7 years...

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Dutch passport after 7 years of legal residence

18 October 2013 - The conditions for short stays in the Schengen Area for third-country nationals have changed. The most important revision concerns the manner in which the maximum duration of authorised stay is calculated. The stated purpose of the change...

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