What happens after December 2020?

This has been a question on many of our clients, agent’s and au pair’s mind.. “What happens to us should we go back to our home town for Christmas, will we be able to re-enter into the country?” Well according to government guidelines you can:

Government guidelines concerning the visa status for EU au pairs arriving in the UK after 1st January still remain unclear.   However any au pair who has already arrived in the UK prior to 1 January 2021 can stay here for at least an additional 6 months and after that they can apply to extend – see the link below concerning The EU Settlement Scheme.


The rights and status of EU, EEA and Swiss citizens living in the UK will remain the same until 30 June 2021.

If application to the EU Settlement Scheme is successful, applicants will be able to continue living and working in the UK after 30 June 2021