Brexit Information

Will my current passport be valid for travel to Europe after Brexit?

Check the issue date of your passport. You may be required to have at least 6 months validity remaining on your passport for outward travel and 3 months validity when you return from the last country visited in the Schengen area.


For latest information, visit the UK Government’s advice on passport rules for travelling to Europe after Brexit.


Please note that from the 1st of October 2021 you will need a passport to travel to UK. You are not able to enter UK with an EU, EEA or Swiss national ID card.


To check the time remaining on your passport, go to:


Travelling to the Republic of Ireland

Travelling to Ireland is subject to the Common Travel Area arrangements. For further details see the UK Government’s foreign travel advice



The above Q&A is based on latest government advice which may be subject to change.