Appendix EU and the Immigration Rules

The new Appendix EU has been introduced into a consolidated version of the Immigration Rules. As of today, students who enrolled to study at the following universities or who is on a payroll of the following NHS Trusts, are eligible to apply for limited leave to remain or indefinite leave to remain in the UK:

  • Liverpool Hope University

  • Liverpool John Moores University

  • The University of Liverpool


  • Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

  • Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

  • Countess of Chester Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

  • East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust

  • Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

  • Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

  • Liverpool Women’s NHS Foundation Trust

  • Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust

  • The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust

  • The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust

  • Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

  • Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

An application can be made by an EU citizen or/and a non-EU citizen who has been issued by the Secretary of State with a residence card or a permanent residence card under the EEA Regulations 2016 on the basis of an application made on or after 6 April 2015 as a family member or former family member of an EU national.

Should you require any assistance with an application to be made under Appendix EU of the Immigration Rules, please do not hesitate to contact our Immigration team.

Please note that the information on this page is for general purposes only and is not intended to replace legal advice.