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I am an italian citizen who have lived in the UK since 2013,

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Hi, I am an italian citizen who have lived in the UK since 2013, however I don’t have 5 years of tax paid. Can I still apply for settled based in my residence here or it depends on the 5 years of tax paying?
Assistant: Where are you? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: I’m in the UK
Assistant: What steps have you taken so far?
Customer: I was granted the Pre settled months ago, but now I have completed 5 years living in the uk I would like to apply to Settled
Assistant: Anything else you want the Lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: No- that’s all

Hello,

 

Yes, you may go ahead and apply for settled status.

 

You do not need to have been working through out your stay, you may have been a job seeker which also qualifies.

 

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