View and prove your immigration status (eVisa)

Information for EU, EEA and Swiss citizens on viewing and proving your immigration status (eVisa).


Your immigration status: an introduction for EU, EEA and Swiss citizens

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This guide is for EU, EEA and Swiss citizens who have:

  • applied to the EU Settlement Scheme
  • successfully applied for a UK visa (including permission to stay) using the ID Check app or by visiting a Visa Application Centre or Service and Support Centre

It covers:

  • how to prove your immigration status
  • how to use the View and Prove service
  • where we provide automatic access to your immigration status
  • crossing the border
  • updating your UKVI account details
  • help accessing your immigration status
Published 7 June 2021
Last updated 31 August 2021 

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