Rights to benefits and tax credits for European nationals

22 March 2022
March 2022

This factsheet gives an overview of the rights of European Economic Area (EEA) nationals and their family members to access benefits and tax credits following the UK’s exit from the European Union (EU). The information here is intended to cover those rights following the end of the ‘Grace period’ between 11pm on 31 December 2020 and 1 July 2021.

The information in this factsheet is relevant UK-wide.