Request an ID verification appointment (EU Settlement Scheme)

The EU Settlement Scheme allows you to continue to live in the UK after 30 June 2021 if you, or a family member, are an:

  • EU citizen
  • EEA citizen
  • Swiss citizen

Before you can apply for the EU Settlement Scheme, you will need to have your identity documents verified. Find out more about preparing for Brexit


Verifying your identity documents

You can verify your documents by:


How to book an ID verification appointment

If you are eligible to apply for settled status, you can book an appointment by calling 01296 382 604

It costs £14 (including VAT), you will be required to book and pay prior to attending.  

We are offering appointments in Aylesbury on Wednesdays.


There is currently no walk in service available.


What to bring to your appointment

You will need to bring:

  • your current valid biometric EU passport (for EU citizens) or valid biometric residence card (for non-EU family members of EU citizens)
  • a mobile phone that can receive text messages

We will not need to keep your ID document. In most cases you will not usually be asked to send your passport anywhere else during your application for settled status.

This service does not currently accept national identity cards. Only the ID documents listed above can be checked.


Downloading the Android app

If you own an Android device with NFC (Near-Field Communication), you can download the 'EU Exit: ID Document Check' app to verify your identity documents.

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