2020: A year in review

Our report looking back on the work of New Europeans UK during 2020, faced with the additional obstacle of reaching and supporting the most vulnerable communities in the midst of a global pandemic. 

Published: January 2021

From new ways of providing advice on the EU Settlement Scheme, to growing our team and partnership network, through to funding and refreshing our brand.

See how we positioned ourselves in order to be most useful to you in 2020 and beyond.

number of people provided with information and support on the EU Settlement Scheme

number of new audiences reached across our digital platforms and social media channels

Digital Status: Handle with care

Our report on the experience of vulnerable EU communities accessing the EU Settlement Scheme, the government’s brand new digital immigration status for EU citizens living in the UK. 

Published: November 2020

We explored the experience of at risk groups by focusing on older Italians and members of the Roma community. 

The research collates responses from over 260 individuals, conducted in English, Italian, Romanian and Polish.


the amount of people that do not know how to prove their status


the amount of people of all ages that need support with their EU Settlement Scheme application

EU Settlement Scheme: A new role for the voluntary sector

Our report on the preparedness of the third sector to support European citizens and their family members to access the EU Settlement Scheme. 

Published: November 2019 

We distributed an online survey to third sector organisations with a large reach. 

The research collates responses from over 30 third sector organisations.


of respondents from the voluntary sector had never heard of the EU Settlement Scheme


of respondents considered their clients to be at risk of not knowing about the EU Settlement Scheme