The latest Scottish legal news from Drummond Miller
The case of Zambrano

Primary carer of a British citizen child – Zambrano update

The case of Zambrano allowed non-EEA national primary carers of British citizen children a special route to apply for residence documentation. Read More >
My Settled Status Is Not Yet Granted, Will My Child Be Born British?

My Settled Status Is Not Yet Granted, Will My Child Be Born British?

In our latest blog, we explain the process of your child becoming a British Citizen if your settled status is not yet granted. Read More >
How do I prove my status as an EU, EEA and Swiss national?

How do I prove my status as an EU, EEA and Swiss national?

This article looks at how individuals prove their legal status under the EU Settlement Scheme. Read More >
Covid-19 related absences under the EU Settlement Scheme

Covid-19 related absences under the EU Settlement Scheme

In June 2021, the Home Office updated their guidance and introduced a concession under the EU Settlement Scheme in terms of absences from the UK due to Covid-19. Read More >
WFH During a Pandemic

Lockdown Reflections - Starting a new job in a pandemic

In our final article, Laura Penman, a solicitor in our Immigration team, reflects on the challenges of trying to relocate to Edinburgh from London and start a new job during... Read More >
Home Office publishes policy paper on its “New plan for immigration”

Home Office publishes policy paper on its “New plan for immigration”

Following the end of free movement between the UK and the EU, the Strategy Statement outlines the Home Office’s intention to implement transformation changes to the UK’s immigration system. Read More >
Training and Qualifying in a Pandemic

Lockdown Reflections - Training and Qualifying in a Pandemic

Lauren Mizen, a solicitor in our Immigration team, provides her perspective on training and qualifying during lockdown. Read More >
Biometric Residence Permit (‘BRP’)

Why does my Biometric Residence Permit (‘BRP’) expire on 31st December 2024 when I have leave beyond this date?

Why does my Biometric Residence Permit (‘BRP’) expire on 31st December 2024 when I have leave beyond this date? Read More >
Blog Proforma - Home Office announce the end of Covid-19 concession for right to work checks

Home Office announce the end of Covid-19 concession for right to work checks

On 20 April 2021, the Home Office announced the adjusted measures for right to work checks will come to an end on 16 May 2021. Read More >
Scottish Government Report outlines key focus areas for future Scottish migration

Scottish Government Report outlines key focus areas for future Scottish migration

This month the Scottish Government published their report A Scotland for The Future: The opportunities and challenges of Scotland's changing population in which the Scottish Government sets out its first... Read More >