Britain’s decision to leave the European Union is one of the decisions that is going to happen on the 31st January 2020 despite how people feel on how they view is it destined to happen but all you need to know are the impacts if any. You don’t need to reschedule your plans of going to Spain for a holiday this is because your entrance will not be affected and also your visa and hence you can enjoy your holiday where you want. The things that you need to know are discussed below.
Always make sure that you know your rights in Spain after Brexit. If you know your rights then you can be sure that you will never be mistreated by anyone. You can be sure that even after the withdrawal process is over if you are from Britain but a legal Spanish resident you will be able to continue living in Spain and also working there and hence the process will not affect you. You are assured that as a UK state pensioner you have the right to continue accessing health care services so long as you are living in Spain. You can be sure that you will be able to exchange your driving license without having a driving test before the end of 2020 if you are a British citizen who is living in Spain.
You need to make sure that you know the process of applying for a Spanish Visa. You need to know that the UK citizens who have registered as a resident of Spain will be required to have TIE resident card which will be issued to them. For you to be able to benefit from the withdrawal agreement you need to make sure that you register with the TIE if you don’t have a green card or any residency status so that you can secure residency. The TIE is easier to carry as it plastic and smaller and hence you can be able to conveniently carry it around as it can also act as an ID.
Another important thing t5hat you need to know is how to take Spanish citizenship. You need to make sure that you know the there is a difference between being a Spanish resident and a Spanish citizen. If you claim citizen then your identity and the one of those born in Spain is the same.