The EEA Family Permit is available to those who are from outside the EEA who have a family connection to a national of a member state exercising their free movement rights here in the United Kingdom. 

Basic Requirements – EEA Family Permit

  • You need to be a relative of a European National to apply for this permit.

  • You will need to show evidence of your family connection.

  • The European family member known as the Sponsor will be required to show that they are a Qualified Person under the EEA regulations 2016.


  • You may apply for EEA Family Permit from any British diplomatic post in the world.

  • Once you have entered the United Kingdom you may apply for a Residence Card.

Key Information

  • The permit is valid for 6 months.

  • The UKVI processing fee is currently free.

Professional  Fee

A Fixed Fee of £500 to represent you payable on submission of the application to the Home Office. The Fee includes checking the application, documentation & informing you of any developments as they arise. There will be no VAT charged, However, you will be responsible for any Home Office application fees & disbursements regarding the application.