The Immigration Act 2014 (the Act) received Royal Assent on 14 May 2014 and has brought about a number of changes, making it easier to remove those who do not have a right to be here. Amongst other things, the Act seeks to prevent illegal migrants accessing and abusing public services and taking up employment. Five of the main changes have been summarised below.
Voting in Europe
If you are an EU national living in another EU country, you have the right to vote and stand as a candidate in European Parliament elections in that country.
If you plan to come to the UK for studies, work or to settle here, you’ll be required to demonstrate your knowledge of English language.