Passport stamps: What British residents in the EU need to know when crossing borders

Passport stamps: What British residents in the EU need to know when crossing borders

British nationals resident in the EU have become concerned in recent months as their passports have been stamped when returning home from abroad. Here's the latest on what we know and a message of reassurance for those travelling.

Should British-Swedish dual citizens still apply for post-Brexit residence status?
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Should British-Swedish dual citizens still apply for post-Brexit residence status?

Sweden extends application deadline for post-Brexit residence status

Sweden extends application deadline for post-Brexit residence status

Brits in Sweden face one month deadline to apply for post-Brexit residence status

Brits in Sweden face one month deadline to apply for post-Brexit residence status

Swedish nationals face rule change for travel to UK

Swedish nationals face rule change for travel to UK

OPINION: ‘Sweden must step up its efforts to reach Brits as post-Brexit deadline looms’

OPINION: ‘Sweden must step up its efforts to reach Brits as post-Brexit deadline looms’

IN NUMBERS: How many Brits have applied for their post-Brexit status in Sweden?
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IN NUMBERS: How many Brits have applied for their post-Brexit status in Sweden?

‘It’s a shit show’: How one Gothenburg business is struggling under post-Brexit bureaucracy

‘It’s a shit show’: How one Gothenburg business is struggling under post-Brexit bureaucracy

Britons in Europe face Brexit deadlines with many yet to apply for residency

Britons in Europe face Brexit deadlines with many yet to apply for residency

Reader question: If Britons are already resident in one EU country, can they move to another?
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Reader question: If Britons are already resident in one EU country, can they move to another?

How long can Brits stay in the UK without losing their EU residency?

How long can Brits stay in the UK without losing their EU residency?

How do rules for exchanging UK driving licences compare for Brits around Europe?

How do rules for exchanging UK driving licences compare for Brits around Europe?

Brits in Sweden told to ‘apply early’ for post-Brexit status to avoid long waits

Brits in Sweden told to ‘apply early’ for post-Brexit status to avoid long waits

EXPLAINED: How can Brits in Sweden retain all their rights post-Brexit?
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EXPLAINED: How can Brits in Sweden retain all their rights post-Brexit?

Brits told to ‘take action’ to secure their right to stay in Sweden

Brits told to ‘take action’ to secure their right to stay in Sweden

Why some Britons will have to leave EU countries by March 31st

Why some Britons will have to leave EU countries by March 31st

British student turned back at Swedish border over Brexit permit mix-up

British student turned back at Swedish border over Brexit permit mix-up

Why these European business owners are staying loyal to London
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Why these European business owners are staying loyal to London

Sweden to let Brits swap their driving licence for a Swedish one

Sweden to let Brits swap their driving licence for a Swedish one

15-year rule: Long-term Britons in Europe to get right to vote in UK elections

15-year rule: Long-term Britons in Europe to get right to vote in UK elections

How many Brits have been granted post-Brexit residence status in Sweden?

How many Brits have been granted post-Brexit residence status in Sweden?

Reader question: Can Britons living in EU spend more than 90 days in another Schengen country?
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Reader question: Can Britons living in EU spend more than 90 days in another Schengen country?

Reader question: Can Brits stay more than 90 days in the EU if they have a spouse with an EU passport?

Reader question: Can Brits stay more than 90 days in the EU if they have a spouse with an EU passport?

Bovril, tea… ham sandwiches: What can you bring back from the UK into your EU country?

Bovril, tea… ham sandwiches: What can you bring back from the UK into your EU country?

How many UK arrivals have been turned away by Swedish border police?

How many UK arrivals have been turned away by Swedish border police?

EHIC or GHIC: What’s the latest on European health insurance cards for Britons?

EHIC or GHIC: What’s the latest on European health insurance cards for Britons?

British pensioners and students living in Europe urged to apply for new EHIC card

British pensioners and students living in Europe urged to apply for new EHIC card

UPDATE: British residents of EU told not to worry about ‘souvenir’ passport stamps

UPDATE: British residents of EU told not to worry about ‘souvenir’ passport stamps

‘We warned you’: Call for urgent action after Britons living in EU denied entry

‘We warned you’: Call for urgent action after Britons living in EU denied entry

BREXIT: What Brits in Europe need to know about travel from January 2021

BREXIT: What Brits in Europe need to know about travel from January 2021

EU Commission: ‘A stamp in a British passport does not put residency rights into question’

EU Commission: ‘A stamp in a British passport does not put residency rights into question’

How the Brexit deal has changed daily lives of British residents in Europe

How the Brexit deal has changed daily lives of British residents in Europe

Brexit calendar: These are the future key dates for Brits in Sweden
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Brexit calendar: These are the future key dates for Brits in Sweden

‘It’s time to put Brexit behind us’: EU chiefs sign trade deal with UK

‘It’s time to put Brexit behind us’: EU chiefs sign trade deal with UK

Brexit will throw up endless hurdles for Britons in Europe, but we’ll be there to help

Brexit will throw up endless hurdles for Britons in Europe, but we’ll be there to help

ANALYSIS: Britons in Europe still gripped by fear and loathing over Brexit

ANALYSIS: Britons in Europe still gripped by fear and loathing over Brexit

‘Devastating’: Anger and dismay after UK decides to pull out of EU’s Erasmus student scheme

‘Devastating’: Anger and dismay after UK decides to pull out of EU’s Erasmus student scheme

‘Plans ruined and job opportunities lost’: Freedom of movement ends as Brexit reality dawns for Britons across Europe

‘Plans ruined and job opportunities lost’: Freedom of movement ends as Brexit reality dawns for Britons across Europe

‘The deal is done’: EU and UK finally reach a Brexit trade agreement

‘The deal is done’: EU and UK finally reach a Brexit trade agreement

UPDATE: Sweden allows residents to return from UK – but extends flight ban

UPDATE: Sweden allows residents to return from UK – but extends flight ban

‘Landlocked’ in the EU: Are you affected by loss of onward freedom of movement?

‘Landlocked’ in the EU: Are you affected by loss of onward freedom of movement?

British tourists set to face Europe’s Covid-19 travel ban from January 2021

British tourists set to face Europe’s Covid-19 travel ban from January 2021

Sweden extends travel ban – and adds post-Brexit exemption

Sweden extends travel ban – and adds post-Brexit exemption

UPDATED: UK and EU abandon deadline to continue Brexit trade deal talks

UPDATED: UK and EU abandon deadline to continue Brexit trade deal talks

EU announces no-deal plans to guarantee road and air travel with UK in January

EU announces no-deal plans to guarantee road and air travel with UK in January

Brits told their driving licences will be accepted in Sweden after December 31st

Brits told their driving licences will be accepted in Sweden after December 31st

EXPLAINED: How can Brits apply for residency in Sweden post-Brexit?

EXPLAINED: How can Brits apply for residency in Sweden post-Brexit?

Brits, you can now apply for Swedish residence status

Brits, you can now apply for Swedish residence status

Defeat for rights of Britons wanting to return from EU in future

Defeat for rights of Britons wanting to return from EU in future

EXPLAINED: What Brits need to know about Sweden’s new post-Brexit bill

EXPLAINED: What Brits need to know about Sweden’s new post-Brexit bill

How can Brits prove they’re resident in Sweden post-Brexit?
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How can Brits prove they’re resident in Sweden post-Brexit?

Post-Brexit bank changes for Brits in Sweden: Here’s what we know so far
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Post-Brexit bank changes for Brits in Sweden: Here’s what we know so far

Brits in Sweden: Have you been affected by closures of UK bank accounts?

Brits in Sweden: Have you been affected by closures of UK bank accounts?

Brits in EU risk losing UK bank accounts ‘within weeks’

Brits in EU risk losing UK bank accounts ‘within weeks’

Swedish government sends post-Brexit residence bill to parliament

Swedish government sends post-Brexit residence bill to parliament

Sweden’s post-Brexit residence bill moves one step closer to law

Sweden’s post-Brexit residence bill moves one step closer to law

Open Letter: More work is needed on Sweden’s plans for Brits after Brexit

Open Letter: More work is needed on Sweden’s plans for Brits after Brexit

‘Doors will close for Brits in EU’: Why the UK’s post-Brexit immigration plan has sparked alarm

‘Doors will close for Brits in EU’: Why the UK’s post-Brexit immigration plan has sparked alarm

Brits will have ‘until September 30th 2021’ to apply for post-Brexit residence status

Brits will have ‘until September 30th 2021’ to apply for post-Brexit residence status

Which passport queues should Brits use now that Brexit has happened?

Which passport queues should Brits use now that Brexit has happened?

Watch: How do Brits in the EU feel about Brexit actually happening?

Watch: How do Brits in the EU feel about Brexit actually happening?

‘A tough blow’: How Sweden is losing its best friend in the EU

‘A tough blow’: How Sweden is losing its best friend in the EU

Opinion: My new Swedish passport is a small comfort amid the Brexit heartache

Opinion: My new Swedish passport is a small comfort amid the Brexit heartache

OPINION: If the UK won’t stand up for the rights of Britons in Europe then it’s down to us
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OPINION: If the UK won’t stand up for the rights of Britons in Europe then it’s down to us

The latest rules for British driving licences in Sweden after Brexit

The latest rules for British driving licences in Sweden after Brexit

‘Brexit is like a hangover that won’t go away’

‘Brexit is like a hangover that won’t go away’

Tell us: What are you doing on Brexit day?

Tell us: What are you doing on Brexit day?

OPINION: We shouldn’t expect special treatment from EU just because we’re British

OPINION: We shouldn’t expect special treatment from EU just because we’re British

Brits living in Europe warned of post-Brexit ‘consequences’

Brits living in Europe warned of post-Brexit ‘consequences’

Brexit: What changes for Brits in Sweden now?
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Brexit: What changes for Brits in Sweden now?

OPINION: ‘Nothing can stop Brexit now, we will all feel foreign on February 1st’

OPINION: ‘Nothing can stop Brexit now, we will all feel foreign on February 1st’

Opinion: Who will be crowned the Lucia of the Brexit election?

Opinion: Who will be crowned the Lucia of the Brexit election?

Migration Agency estimates all Brexit permits will be processed before 2021

Migration Agency estimates all Brexit permits will be processed before 2021

New record: 4,120 Brits have become Swedish citizens so far this year

New record: 4,120 Brits have become Swedish citizens so far this year

EU27 fail to agree length of Brexit extension for UK

EU27 fail to agree length of Brexit extension for UK

Britain and EU reach new Brexit deal

Britain and EU reach new Brexit deal

REMINDER: What the Brexit deal means for Brits in Sweden

REMINDER: What the Brexit deal means for Brits in Sweden

Brits to march in Stockholm over final Brexit referendum

Brits to march in Stockholm over final Brexit referendum

Brits in Sweden: It may be your last chance to exchange your driving licence for a Swedish one

Brits in Sweden: It may be your last chance to exchange your driving licence for a Swedish one

‘You feel like you’re in a no man’s land’: Brits in Sweden still have unanswered Brexit questions

‘You feel like you’re in a no man’s land’: Brits in Sweden still have unanswered Brexit questions

Brexit Q&A: What do Brits in Sweden need to know – and do?
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Brexit Q&A: What do Brits in Sweden need to know – and do?

Here’s how Brits in Sweden can get permanent residency after a no-deal Brexit

Here’s how Brits in Sweden can get permanent residency after a no-deal Brexit

Sweden’s plan to hand out residence permits to Brits after a no-deal Brexit

Sweden’s plan to hand out residence permits to Brits after a no-deal Brexit

Sweden set to announce new permits for Brits in event of a no-deal Brexit

Sweden set to announce new permits for Brits in event of a no-deal Brexit

Eight key scenarios: What Brexit means for you depending on your situation

Eight key scenarios: What Brexit means for you depending on your situation

‘It’s not too late for a Brexit deal’: EU’s Juncker

‘It’s not too late for a Brexit deal’: EU’s Juncker

British nationals urged to sign up for Brexit Q&A meeting in Stockholm

British nationals urged to sign up for Brexit Q&A meeting in Stockholm

What’s new in Sweden? Here are five important events in October
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What’s new in Sweden? Here are five important events in October

The ‘Brexit election’: Why Britons in Europe should register for a proxy rather than postal vote

The ‘Brexit election’: Why Britons in Europe should register for a proxy rather than postal vote

Swedish EU ambassador: ‘I believe it is possible to avoid a no-deal Brexit’

Swedish EU ambassador: ‘I believe it is possible to avoid a no-deal Brexit’

Sweden: We are prepared for a no-deal Brexit

Sweden: We are prepared for a no-deal Brexit

Brits in Sweden call for government clarification over Brexit

Brits in Sweden call for government clarification over Brexit

Sweden to UK: Increased risk of no-deal Brexit ‘serious’

Sweden to UK: Increased risk of no-deal Brexit ‘serious’

British Embassy issues Brexit update for ‘uncertain time’

British Embassy issues Brexit update for ‘uncertain time’

Brexit: What are the main differences between a deal and a no deal for Brits in the EU?
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Brexit: What are the main differences between a deal and a no deal for Brits in the EU?

EU’s likely next boss ‘ready’ to back another Brexit delay if needed

EU’s likely next boss ‘ready’ to back another Brexit delay if needed

ANALYSIS: How the English language will change after Brexit

ANALYSIS: How the English language will change after Brexit

Brexit: ‘Withdrawal Agreement or nothing’ – EU deals new blow to rights of Britons

Brexit: ‘Withdrawal Agreement or nothing’ – EU deals new blow to rights of Britons

Brexit: Why won’t the EU act to protect the rights of Britons in Europe?

Brexit: Why won’t the EU act to protect the rights of Britons in Europe?

Europe & You: Boris our ‘best chance to stop Brexit’, EU Green Cards and cash for residency appointments

Europe & You: Boris our ‘best chance to stop Brexit’, EU Green Cards and cash for residency appointments

Event: What consequences will Brexit have for your startup?
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Event: What consequences will Brexit have for your startup?

‘Brexit isn’t just a concern for British citizens in Sweden’
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‘Brexit isn’t just a concern for British citizens in Sweden’

‘The English are falling over each other to get Swedish citizenship’

‘The English are falling over each other to get Swedish citizenship’

‘It’s unique’: The Swedish view as Brexit talks move to the next stage

‘It’s unique’: The Swedish view as Brexit talks move to the next stage

Brexit, US and housing may weaken Sweden’s economic growth: report

Brexit, US and housing may weaken Sweden’s economic growth: report

Brexit expected to be postponed again at crunch meeting of EU leaders

Brexit expected to be postponed again at crunch meeting of EU leaders

Britain and EU set out competing Brexit delay dates

Britain and EU set out competing Brexit delay dates

Impact of a no-deal Brexit on Swedish pension benefits remains uncertain

Impact of a no-deal Brexit on Swedish pension benefits remains uncertain

Why a no-deal Brexit could lead to a shortage of medical products in Sweden

Why a no-deal Brexit could lead to a shortage of medical products in Sweden

‘No-deal now a likely scenario’: Brits in EU fearful after Brexit deal rejected again

‘No-deal now a likely scenario’: Brits in EU fearful after Brexit deal rejected again

‘Let’s not get distracted’: EU deals blow to chances of ring-fencing rights of Britons in Europe

‘Let’s not get distracted’: EU deals blow to chances of ring-fencing rights of Britons in Europe

No-deal Brexit: Travelling in and out of Sweden without a passport stamp

No-deal Brexit: Travelling in and out of Sweden without a passport stamp

Cancel Brexit petition heads towards SIX MILLION signatures

Cancel Brexit petition heads towards SIX MILLION signatures

QUIZ: Which European leaders gave these damning quotes about Brexit?

QUIZ: Which European leaders gave these damning quotes about Brexit?

‘We’re ready’: Border checks to return as EU completes no-deal preparations

‘We’re ready’: Border checks to return as EU completes no-deal preparations

Opinion: Brexit is a question of identity – but more democracy can’t be a bad thing

Opinion: Brexit is a question of identity – but more democracy can’t be a bad thing

Sweden puts ‘passport stamp’ for Brits on hold

Sweden puts ‘passport stamp’ for Brits on hold

‘Three weeks to find a miracle’: Europe reacts to yet more Brexit chaos

‘Three weeks to find a miracle’: Europe reacts to yet more Brexit chaos

EU piles pressure on Theresa May by granting UK short Brexit delay

EU piles pressure on Theresa May by granting UK short Brexit delay

Cancel Brexit petition passes ONE MILLION signatures

Cancel Brexit petition passes ONE MILLION signatures

If Brexit talks fail ‘it will not be because of the EU’: Swedish PM Stefan Löfven

If Brexit talks fail ‘it will not be because of the EU’: Swedish PM Stefan Löfven

Sweden ‘cannot guarantee Brits’ future in no-deal Brexit’, EU minister tells The Local

Sweden ‘cannot guarantee Brits’ future in no-deal Brexit’, EU minister tells The Local

‘Time to think about the 5 million in limbo’: UK parliament votes to delay Brexit

‘Time to think about the 5 million in limbo’: UK parliament votes to delay Brexit

UPDATED: Essential no-deal Brexit checklist for Brits in Sweden

UPDATED: Essential no-deal Brexit checklist for Brits in Sweden

UK moves towards Brexit delay as MPs vote to rule out a no-deal exit

UK moves towards Brexit delay as MPs vote to rule out a no-deal exit

Brexit vote: ‘It’s now time to take the rights of Britons off the negotiating table’

Brexit vote: ‘It’s now time to take the rights of Britons off the negotiating table’

Confused about Brexit? Here are 8 essential websites for Brits in Sweden

Confused about Brexit? Here are 8 essential websites for Brits in Sweden

British Öresund commuters protected from no-deal Brexit: UK embassy

British Öresund commuters protected from no-deal Brexit: UK embassy

Brits in Europe hold breath with MPs set to vote on Theresa May’s ‘improved’ deal

Brits in Europe hold breath with MPs set to vote on Theresa May’s ‘improved’ deal

UK and EU guarantee flights will operate in case of no-deal Brexit

UK and EU guarantee flights will operate in case of no-deal Brexit

Here’s what Brits in Sweden will need to do if there’s a no-deal Brexit

Here’s what Brits in Sweden will need to do if there’s a no-deal Brexit

‘Securing rights of Britons in Europe is legally possible, they just need to try’

‘Securing rights of Britons in Europe is legally possible, they just need to try’

The ‘compelling’ reason why Europe’s unicorns are choosing London
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The ‘compelling’ reason why Europe’s unicorns are choosing London

No-deal Brexit: Which EU member state is being the most generous to Britons?

No-deal Brexit: Which EU member state is being the most generous to Britons?

EU ready to give UK more guarantees on Brexit: Barnier

EU ready to give UK more guarantees on Brexit: Barnier

What happens next in the fight to protect rights of Britons in Europe?

What happens next in the fight to protect rights of Britons in Europe?

Boost for Brits in EU as UK government backs key Brexit amendment

Boost for Brits in EU as UK government backs key Brexit amendment

What would a no-deal Brexit mean for Brits studying in Sweden (or hoping to)?

What would a no-deal Brexit mean for Brits studying in Sweden (or hoping to)?

Brexit: Britons in Europe pin hopes on UK parliament as MPs to get vote on no-deal

Brexit: Britons in Europe pin hopes on UK parliament as MPs to get vote on no-deal

No-deal Brexit: Country by country guide to how the rights of Britons will be affected

No-deal Brexit: Country by country guide to how the rights of Britons will be affected

Swedish business leaders warn Brits risk work permit rejections after no-deal Brexit

Swedish business leaders warn Brits risk work permit rejections after no-deal Brexit

Off-piste: Brits in remote Swedish areas wary of Brexit path ahead

Off-piste: Brits in remote Swedish areas wary of Brexit path ahead

Who will be Sweden’s new best EU friend after Brexit?

Who will be Sweden’s new best EU friend after Brexit?

Are Swedish businesses ready for a hard Brexit? Not really, survey suggests

Are Swedish businesses ready for a hard Brexit? Not really, survey suggests

How the Swedish Migration Agency is preparing for a no-deal Brexit
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How the Swedish Migration Agency is preparing for a no-deal Brexit

Sweden’s foreign minister slams Brexit as ‘horrible mistake’

Sweden’s foreign minister slams Brexit as ‘horrible mistake’

‘I am not alone’ – How Brexit’s Facebook groups can be life-saving therapy for anxious Britons

‘I am not alone’ – How Brexit’s Facebook groups can be life-saving therapy for anxious Britons

No-deal Brexit: Britons in EU could be forced to retake driving tests

No-deal Brexit: Britons in EU could be forced to retake driving tests

Brits in Sweden ‘could stay for one year’ in event of no-deal Brexit

Brits in Sweden ‘could stay for one year’ in event of no-deal Brexit

Brits in EU demand to be spared from Brexit ‘train crash’ after May’s deal rejected

Brits in EU demand to be spared from Brexit ‘train crash’ after May’s deal rejected

Quiz: How well do you know Brexit?

Quiz: How well do you know Brexit?

Brits in Sweden should be able to ‘live as before’ in event of no-deal Brexit: EU minister

Brits in Sweden should be able to ‘live as before’ in event of no-deal Brexit: EU minister

Santa analysis: Claus and Europe feel Brexit pinch, as will UK’s Christmas

Santa analysis: Claus and Europe feel Brexit pinch, as will UK’s Christmas

How a group of Brits took up a struggle for millions of their co-citizens: Part One

How a group of Brits took up a struggle for millions of their co-citizens: Part One

No-deal Brexit: Brits in Europe furious over EU’s new contingency plan

No-deal Brexit: Brits in Europe furious over EU’s new contingency plan

Reader voices: How Brits in Sweden are (and aren’t) preparing for Brexit

Reader voices: How Brits in Sweden are (and aren’t) preparing for Brexit

How Brexit is fuelling stress and anxiety for vulnerable Brits in Europe

How Brexit is fuelling stress and anxiety for vulnerable Brits in Europe

UK can cancel Brexit before March 29th without EU’s consent, ECJ rules

UK can cancel Brexit before March 29th without EU’s consent, ECJ rules

Sweden may miss EU summit due to ongoing government crisis

Sweden may miss EU summit due to ongoing government crisis

Pensions and healthcare: UK offers assurances to Brits in EU over no-deal Brexit

Pensions and healthcare: UK offers assurances to Brits in EU over no-deal Brexit

What do Swedish businesses think about Brexit impact?

What do Swedish businesses think about Brexit impact?

#BecomingSwedish: A Brit’s ultimate bucket list journey to citizenship

#BecomingSwedish: A Brit’s ultimate bucket list journey to citizenship

EU court rules against British expats’ challenge over ‘illegal’ Brexit

EU court rules against British expats’ challenge over ‘illegal’ Brexit

Swedish PM warns of ‘precarious situation’ as EU votes through Brexit deal

Swedish PM warns of ‘precarious situation’ as EU votes through Brexit deal

Brits in Sweden: How do you feel about Brexit?
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Brits in Sweden: How do you feel about Brexit?

How should Brits in Sweden prepare for Brexit?

How should Brits in Sweden prepare for Brexit?

RECAP: Brits in Europe vent anger after May postpones Brexit vote

RECAP: Brits in Europe vent anger after May postpones Brexit vote

EU’s ‘no-deal’ Brexit plan spells out bad news for British travellers

EU’s ‘no-deal’ Brexit plan spells out bad news for British travellers

Sweden imports British waste to heat homes – but where’s the post-Brexit solution?

Sweden imports British waste to heat homes – but where’s the post-Brexit solution?

Brexit road-tripper: ‘It has made me appreciate what Europe has to offer and what we have to lose’

Brexit road-tripper: ‘It has made me appreciate what Europe has to offer and what we have to lose’

Pet travel after Brexit: Brits living in EU urged to visit vets

Pet travel after Brexit: Brits living in EU urged to visit vets

‘Enough is enough’: Brits living in Europe take citizens’ rights fight to London

‘Enough is enough’: Brits living in Europe take citizens’ rights fight to London

‘Ring-fencing citizens’ rights should be a serious consideration in case of no-deal Brexit’

‘Ring-fencing citizens’ rights should be a serious consideration in case of no-deal Brexit’

Brexit voices: ‘I remain optimistic that sanity will prevail’

Brexit voices: ‘I remain optimistic that sanity will prevail’

One Brit’s European tour to spell ‘Stop Brexit’ with GPS

One Brit’s European tour to spell ‘Stop Brexit’ with GPS

Brexit planning: What you’ll need to do if there’s no deal

Brexit planning: What you’ll need to do if there’s no deal

‘I hope there will be adults in the room during Brexit negotiations’

‘I hope there will be adults in the room during Brexit negotiations’

EU’s Barnier open to brief extension of Brexit talks

EU’s Barnier open to brief extension of Brexit talks

No-deal Brexit could see Brits in EU lose access to UK bank accounts

No-deal Brexit could see Brits in EU lose access to UK bank accounts

‘Our identity is Welsh first, European second, and British is way down the line’: Lessons learned after one year in Sweden
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‘Our identity is Welsh first, European second, and British is way down the line’: Lessons learned after one year in Sweden

‘We don’t know what they want’: EU Minister on Britain, Brexit and borders

‘We don’t know what they want’: EU Minister on Britain, Brexit and borders

Hard Brexit would cost over 8,000 Swedish jobs: report

Hard Brexit would cost over 8,000 Swedish jobs: report

Sweden second in EU in giving Brits citizenship

Sweden second in EU in giving Brits citizenship

Swedish PM upbeat on Brexit talks after May visit

Swedish PM upbeat on Brexit talks after May visit

Theresa May to visit Sweden and Denmark next week

Theresa May to visit Sweden and Denmark next week

Stockholm hopes for gains from Brexit – but still worries about the losses
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Stockholm hopes for gains from Brexit – but still worries about the losses

‘It’s up to member states to make sure Brexit doesn’t end with a crash and no deal’

‘It’s up to member states to make sure Brexit doesn’t end with a crash and no deal’

Irish border after Brexit? How Sweden-Norway keep things smooth

Irish border after Brexit? How Sweden-Norway keep things smooth

Long-term Brits in Sweden to get back vote

Long-term Brits in Sweden to get back vote

Why Brexit could give cashless Sweden a big tech boost
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Why Brexit could give cashless Sweden a big tech boost

Opinion: Brexit makes cooperation in the North Sea Region more important than ever

Opinion: Brexit makes cooperation in the North Sea Region more important than ever

How will Brexit affect UK pension holders living abroad?
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How will Brexit affect UK pension holders living abroad?

OPINION: The UK blew its precious chance to guarantee our post-Brexit rights

OPINION: The UK blew its precious chance to guarantee our post-Brexit rights

Brexit: Theresa May has a Christmas message for UK expats in Europe

Brexit: Theresa May has a Christmas message for UK expats in Europe

LISTEN: Why is the far right obsessed with Sweden?

LISTEN: Why is the far right obsessed with Sweden?

‘Sweden let us down’: Denmark after losing out on EU agency

‘Sweden let us down’: Denmark after losing out on EU agency

Swedish companies in UK: ‘Brexit will be bad for business’

Swedish companies in UK: ‘Brexit will be bad for business’

‘Germany is Sweden’s most important EU ally post-Brexit’

‘Germany is Sweden’s most important EU ally post-Brexit’

Ikea appeals for post-Brexit transition period

Ikea appeals for post-Brexit transition period

Could flights between the UK and EU really be grounded after Brexit?

Could flights between the UK and EU really be grounded after Brexit?

Sign up for The Local’s Brexit & You newsletter

Sign up for The Local’s Brexit & You newsletter

How Brexit made me quit my job, pack up my life and move to Sweden
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How Brexit made me quit my job, pack up my life and move to Sweden

Brexit: European nationals warned of change in travel rules when visiting UK in future

Brexit: European nationals warned of change in travel rules when visiting UK in future

Why the EU is more than bananas, borders, and Brexit
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Why the EU is more than bananas, borders, and Brexit

Russell Howard: ‘Brexit gave legitimacy to rabid nationalism’

Russell Howard: ‘Brexit gave legitimacy to rabid nationalism’

Overseas voters urged to have their say in the UK general election

Overseas voters urged to have their say in the UK general election

Theresa May says Sweden an ‘important partner’ for post-Brexit Britain

Theresa May says Sweden an ‘important partner’ for post-Brexit Britain

How Brexit might affect finances for UK expats in Sweden
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How Brexit might affect finances for UK expats in Sweden

British citizens should have freedom of movement after Brexit, says chief EU negotiator

British citizens should have freedom of movement after Brexit, says chief EU negotiator

Four out of five British expats fear Brexit will strip them of rights to live abroad

Four out of five British expats fear Brexit will strip them of rights to live abroad

OPINION: Brexit and Brits in the EU – bargaining chip or afterthought?

OPINION: Brexit and Brits in the EU – bargaining chip or afterthought?

Trump on the agenda as Merkel meets Löfven in Stockholm

Trump on the agenda as Merkel meets Löfven in Stockholm

Brexit: Supreme Court rules Theresa May can’t trigger EU divorce alone

Brexit: Supreme Court rules Theresa May can’t trigger EU divorce alone

Tired of Brexit and Trump? Move to Sweden, ‘most liberal countries’ ranking recommends

Tired of Brexit and Trump? Move to Sweden, ‘most liberal countries’ ranking recommends

Ten questions Swedes asked Google in 2016

Ten questions Swedes asked Google in 2016

More than 1,000 Brits apply for Swedish passports after Brexit

More than 1,000 Brits apply for Swedish passports after Brexit

Swedish Foreign Minister: Brexit  ‘somewhat chaotic’

Swedish Foreign Minister: Brexit ‘somewhat chaotic’

UK court rules government cannot trigger Brexit

UK court rules government cannot trigger Brexit

OPINION: Britons living in Europe will be locked out of UK by ‘inhumane’ law

OPINION: Britons living in Europe will be locked out of UK by ‘inhumane’ law

Brexit prompts Sweden to keep record-low interest rate

Brexit prompts Sweden to keep record-low interest rate

‘Sweden must do more to tempt UK firms after Brexit’

‘Sweden must do more to tempt UK firms after Brexit’

Royal husband: ‘Britain should not leave the EU’

Royal husband: ‘Britain should not leave the EU’

‘We don’t know how Brexit will affect our time in Sweden’

‘We don’t know how Brexit will affect our time in Sweden’

Watch this hilarious Swedish take on Brexit

Watch this hilarious Swedish take on Brexit

Sweden tears up plans to raise interest rates after Brexit

Sweden tears up plans to raise interest rates after Brexit

Brits continue mad rush for Swedish passports

Brits continue mad rush for Swedish passports

Foul-mouthed attack on young Swedish mother in England

Foul-mouthed attack on young Swedish mother in England

Sweden wants UK to move quickly towards exit

Sweden wants UK to move quickly towards exit

Brexit: Sweden’s leaders meet for talks about ‘our friend’

Brexit: Sweden’s leaders meet for talks about ‘our friend’

Why we are part of the Brexit problem – and what to do

Why we are part of the Brexit problem – and what to do

Sweden prepares for bumpy Brexit ride

Sweden prepares for bumpy Brexit ride

‘As a proud Swede and Brit, I say no to isolation’

‘As a proud Swede and Brit, I say no to isolation’

Nine in ten Swedes fear Brexit would hurt the EU

Nine in ten Swedes fear Brexit would hurt the EU

Poll: Swedes are worried about Brexit consequences

Poll: Swedes are worried about Brexit consequences

Brexit would leave expats in ‘ghastly’ legal limbo for years

Brexit would leave expats in ‘ghastly’ legal limbo for years

Sweden and Denmark UK’s ‘closest allies’ in EU voting

Sweden and Denmark UK’s ‘closest allies’ in EU voting

This is how Stockholm could benefit from Brexit

This is how Stockholm could benefit from Brexit

‘Hug a Brit to stop Brexit’ Europeans urged

‘Hug a Brit to stop Brexit’ Europeans urged

VIDEO: Brits in Europe say why UK should stay

VIDEO: Brits in Europe say why UK should stay

‘Brexit will hurt and Sweden needs to be ready for it’

‘Brexit will hurt and Sweden needs to be ready for it’

Key victory for family rights of Britons returning to the UK from EU

Key victory for family rights of Britons returning to the UK from EU

Sweden’s nationalist party backs EU Brexit

Sweden’s nationalist party backs EU Brexit

Brits in EU: It’s your future, so act now to keep Britain in

Brits in EU: It’s your future, so act now to keep Britain in

‘This is why Sweden and the Nordics fear Brexit’

‘This is why Sweden and the Nordics fear Brexit’

‘I don’t think anybody wants treaty change now’

‘I don’t think anybody wants treaty change now’

Refugee talks planned between UK and Sweden

Refugee talks planned between UK and Sweden

Just how guaranteed are the rights of Britons living in Europe?

Just how guaranteed are the rights of Britons living in Europe?

EU launches legal action against UK over breach of Brexit deal

EU launches legal action against UK over breach of Brexit deal

OPINION: ‘All certainty has vanished’ for British citizens living in Europe

OPINION: ‘All certainty has vanished’ for British citizens living in Europe

‘Brexit terms must be respected’: EU’s Barnier sends message to Boris Johnson

‘Brexit terms must be respected’: EU’s Barnier sends message to Boris Johnson

Brexit: Five key things to know about applying for residency in the EU
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Brexit: Five key things to know about applying for residency in the EU

The Local’s view: Most Brits in Europe didn’t ask for Brexit, but now we have to make it work

The Local’s view: Most Brits in Europe didn’t ask for Brexit, but now we have to make it work

EU agrees to three-month Brexit ‘flextension’

EU agrees to three-month Brexit ‘flextension’

Number of Britons who move to EU at highest level in a decade

Number of Britons who move to EU at highest level in a decade

Record number of Brits become Swedish citizens – but hundreds are still waiting

Record number of Brits become Swedish citizens – but hundreds are still waiting

From the archive: The Local’s interview with Margot Wallström

From the archive: The Local’s interview with Margot Wallström

Europe & You: An interesting new Brexit poll and what’s Switzerland’s problem with the EU?

Europe & You: An interesting new Brexit poll and what’s Switzerland’s problem with the EU?

Most Swedes think Brexit will have negative effect on Sweden

Most Swedes think Brexit will have negative effect on Sweden

Sweden fast-tracks citizenship applications from Brits as Brexit negotiations continue

Sweden fast-tracks citizenship applications from Brits as Brexit negotiations continue

No-deal Brexit ‘would create problems all over the place’: The Local meets Sweden’s EU minister

No-deal Brexit ‘would create problems all over the place’: The Local meets Sweden’s EU minister

#BecomingSwedish: Have the goalposts to citizenship shifted?

#BecomingSwedish: Have the goalposts to citizenship shifted?

Swedish EU minister says Brexit ball ‘is still in London’s court’

Swedish EU minister says Brexit ball ‘is still in London’s court’

Britons in Europe hold breath as MPs set to vote on Brexit deal

Britons in Europe hold breath as MPs set to vote on Brexit deal

How Brexit and the fight for rights united Britons from across Europe

How Brexit and the fight for rights united Britons from across Europe

Could this EU Green Card save freedom of movement for Britons in Europe?

Could this EU Green Card save freedom of movement for Britons in Europe?

Battling Brexit: How a group of Brits in Europe took on the fight for citizens’ rights

Battling Brexit: How a group of Brits in Europe took on the fight for citizens’ rights

Brexit passport rush continues, but Brits face long waits for Swedish citizenship

Brexit passport rush continues, but Brits face long waits for Swedish citizenship

How to escape Brexit and get citizenship in Sweden

How to escape Brexit and get citizenship in Sweden

Sweden steps up preparations for a no-deal Brexit

Sweden steps up preparations for a no-deal Brexit

Swexit, nej tack! Most Swedes would vote ‘remain’: survey

Swexit, nej tack! Most Swedes would vote ‘remain’: survey

‘The image of Sweden in Germany is quite old-fashioned’

‘The image of Sweden in Germany is quite old-fashioned’

‘Swexit would cost Sweden 73,000 jobs’: report

‘Swexit would cost Sweden 73,000 jobs’: report

Swedish finance minister slams ‘unreasonable’ EU budget

Swedish finance minister slams ‘unreasonable’ EU budget

Here’s how many Brits and Americans applied for Swedish citizenship post-Brexit and Trump
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Here’s how many Brits and Americans applied for Swedish citizenship post-Brexit and Trump

‘It’s important to prepare for the risk of hard Brexit’: Swedish Finance Minister

‘It’s important to prepare for the risk of hard Brexit’: Swedish Finance Minister

More Brits want Swedish citizenship since Brexit: report

More Brits want Swedish citizenship since Brexit: report

Stockholm fails in bid to take EU agency post-Brexit

Stockholm fails in bid to take EU agency post-Brexit

Tusk calls for ‘much more progress’ from UK on Brexit at EU summit in Sweden

Tusk calls for ‘much more progress’ from UK on Brexit at EU summit in Sweden

Theresa May tells Swedish media she is close to deal on citizens’ rights and financial offer

Theresa May tells Swedish media she is close to deal on citizens’ rights and financial offer

May faces Brexit pressure at EU summit in Sweden

May faces Brexit pressure at EU summit in Sweden

EU leaders head to Sweden to seek fairer post-Brexit economy

EU leaders head to Sweden to seek fairer post-Brexit economy

Swedish PM Stefan Löfven to outline vision for EU’s future

Swedish PM Stefan Löfven to outline vision for EU’s future

AstraZeneca gears up for Brexit ‘uncertainty’

AstraZeneca gears up for Brexit ‘uncertainty’

‘The EU should not allow the symbol of peace in Europe to become a symbol of waste’

‘The EU should not allow the symbol of peace in Europe to become a symbol of waste’

Sweden submits official bid to take EU agency from London after Brexit

Sweden submits official bid to take EU agency from London after Brexit

Swedes’ love for EU grows stronger after Brexit vote

Swedes’ love for EU grows stronger after Brexit vote

2017 on track for new record of Brits seeking Swedish citizenship

2017 on track for new record of Brits seeking Swedish citizenship

Sweden’s Prime Minister wants ‘good solution’ post-Brexit for mobile UK and EU citizens

Sweden’s Prime Minister wants ‘good solution’ post-Brexit for mobile UK and EU citizens

OPINION: I feel betrayed by the UK over Article 50. Will Sweden offer hope?

OPINION: I feel betrayed by the UK over Article 50. Will Sweden offer hope?

Trade with UK will be more difficult and expensive post-Brexit, Swedish government warned

Trade with UK will be more difficult and expensive post-Brexit, Swedish government warned

Applications for Swedish passports from Brits increased threefold in 2016

Applications for Swedish passports from Brits increased threefold in 2016

UK and Sweden agree ‘everybody should be able to stay’ after Brexit: EU minister

UK and Sweden agree ‘everybody should be able to stay’ after Brexit: EU minister

Stockholm will lobby to take EU Medicines Agency and 900 jobs from UK post-Brexit

Stockholm will lobby to take EU Medicines Agency and 900 jobs from UK post-Brexit

Swedish minister reveals stories of xenophobia towards Swedes in UK

Swedish minister reveals stories of xenophobia towards Swedes in UK

Increased xenophobia or business as usual? Swedes on life in Brexit Britain

Increased xenophobia or business as usual? Swedes on life in Brexit Britain

More Swedes think EU is good for Sweden: Poll

More Swedes think EU is good for Sweden: Poll

We love Europe, so give us the passports to prove it

We love Europe, so give us the passports to prove it

‘The Empire Strikes Back’: Sweden mocks Boris Johnson

‘The Empire Strikes Back’: Sweden mocks Boris Johnson

Why Swedes support EU more after Brexit vote

Why Swedes support EU more after Brexit vote

Sweden warns of difficult EU challenge for Theresa May

Sweden warns of difficult EU challenge for Theresa May

Swedish finance minister: Don’t punish the UK for Brexit

Swedish finance minister: Don’t punish the UK for Brexit

Sweden: A divided EU is to Russia’s advantage

Sweden: A divided EU is to Russia’s advantage

Why Sweden wants to take this EU agency from the UK

Why Sweden wants to take this EU agency from the UK

Pleas for pragmatism as EU charts post-Brexit future

Pleas for pragmatism as EU charts post-Brexit future

‘A Swedish passport means more than a British one now’

‘A Swedish passport means more than a British one now’

‘Brexit is an opportunity for businesses in Stockholm’

‘Brexit is an opportunity for businesses in Stockholm’

‘My Swedish friends and I talk about moving to Scotland’

‘My Swedish friends and I talk about moving to Scotland’

Swedish stocks rebound from post-Brexit collapse

Swedish stocks rebound from post-Brexit collapse

‘The EU must not become Britain’s hostage’

‘The EU must not become Britain’s hostage’

Citizenship applications up 500% for Brits in Sweden

Citizenship applications up 500% for Brits in Sweden

UK can’t cherry-pick EU rules, says Sweden

UK can’t cherry-pick EU rules, says Sweden

Swedish stock market plummets in Brexit aftermath

Swedish stock market plummets in Brexit aftermath

Poll: Sweden still wants to stay in EU after Brexit vote

Poll: Sweden still wants to stay in EU after Brexit vote

US urges EU and UK to ‘divorce amicably’

US urges EU and UK to ‘divorce amicably’

Europe’s leaders bicker as Brexit reality bites

Europe’s leaders bicker as Brexit reality bites

‘No need to be nasty over Brexit talks’: Merkel

‘No need to be nasty over Brexit talks’: Merkel

Brexit divorce must be ‘quick’: EU founding states

Brexit divorce must be ‘quick’: EU founding states

Europe’s press mourns Brexit vote

Europe’s press mourns Brexit vote

Brexit, a sign of anti-elite revolt: analysts

Brexit, a sign of anti-elite revolt: analysts

Sweden opposition cools talk of ‘Swexit’ poll

Sweden opposition cools talk of ‘Swexit’ poll

Swedish PM swats aside calls for EU renegotiation

Swedish PM swats aside calls for EU renegotiation

‘Devastated’ – Brits in Sweden shocked by Brexit vote

‘Devastated’ – Brits in Sweden shocked by Brexit vote

‘A morning of sorrow’: Sweden reacts to Brexit vote

‘A morning of sorrow’: Sweden reacts to Brexit vote

Two percent of Swedish bosses view Brexit as positive

Two percent of Swedish bosses view Brexit as positive

Has bureaucracy deprived Brits abroad of their vote?

Has bureaucracy deprived Brits abroad of their vote?

Brexit vote has Swedish leaders’ nerves jangling

Brexit vote has Swedish leaders’ nerves jangling

Poll shows huge support for EU in Sweden

Poll shows huge support for EU in Sweden

Brits in Sweden ‘least informed’ about EU vote

Brits in Sweden ‘least informed’ about EU vote

Brexit would thrill Putin and Le Pen: veteran Swedish MEP

Brexit would thrill Putin and Le Pen: veteran Swedish MEP

Why Swedish Eurosceptics are hoping for Brexit

Why Swedish Eurosceptics are hoping for Brexit

Brits: Why vote away your right to move in Europe?

Brits: Why vote away your right to move in Europe?

Brits: don’t let bumbling councils steal your vote

Brits: don’t let bumbling councils steal your vote

British expats: have your say in this historic decision

British expats: have your say in this historic decision

‘A united Europe benefits both Britain and Sweden’

‘A united Europe benefits both Britain and Sweden’

Event: Come and discuss Brexit in Stockholm

Event: Come and discuss Brexit in Stockholm

Why Britain’s European best friend is fretting about Brexit

Why Britain’s European best friend is fretting about Brexit

Could Brits in Europe put the brakes on Brexit?

Could Brits in Europe put the brakes on Brexit?

Swexit? Support for EU plummets in Sweden

Swexit? Support for EU plummets in Sweden

5 practical things Brits abroad can do to keep UK in the EU

5 practical things Brits abroad can do to keep UK in the EU

Why these Brits in Sweden are stressed out about Brexit

Why these Brits in Sweden are stressed out about Brexit

UK seeks support from Sweden for EU reform

UK seeks support from Sweden for EU reform

Ten ways for the EU to regain the voters’ trust

Ten ways for the EU to regain the voters’ trust

Brits in Sweden will get to vote in EU referendum

Brits in Sweden will get to vote in EU referendum