The EU Settlement Scheme has been fully open since 30 March 2019. The Home Office has published EU Settlement Scheme Statistics for the month ending July 2019. More than one million people have been granted status through the EU Settlement Scheme.
Yesterday (19 February), the Guardian published an article on the EU Settlement Scheme titled "People didn’t vote for my son to be separated from his mother” which is based on misinformation. We have clarified a number of the issues raised in the article.
Yesterday (27 January), the Observer published an article, "Insomnia, panic attacks, constant worry – the life of Britain’s EU citizens" which was misleading for the following reasons.
EU citizens living in the UK who have a valid passport are currently able to take part in a public test phase of the EU Settlement Scheme.