Local Green candidates pledge support for EU citizens through Brexit process

2 May 2018

 

 

The local Green Party have responded to a campaign by the3million to support EU citizens during the Brexit process.

The pledges in full are to:

• Support and protect all EU citizens in ourwards throughout the Brexit process
• Campaign for EU citizens to keep their right to vote and be candidates in local elections after Brexit
• Fund council-run passport return and nationality checking services, so people can easily apply for permanent residence and citizenship now
• Campaign for a council-run and government-funded advice service which EU citizens can go to in person when the settled status scheme starts