Claiming Income Based Jobseeker’s Allowance as a European Economic Area National

Date published: 21 July 2015

Changes to Home Office Regulations mean that migrants will only have the right to reside in the UK as a jobseeker or as someone who retains worker status for a limited period. At the end of this period, if you can provide compelling evidence that you are actively seeking work and have a genuine prospect of work, this limited period may be extended further. The ‘Claiming Income Based Jobseeker’s Allowance as a European Economic Area National’ factsheet provides more information and details the customer journey.

Back to top