ACELG professor Annete Schrauwen was interviewed by the Brexit Brits Abroad podcast to discuss the (legal) situation of British citizens in the Netherlands.
In the interview, Annette Schrauwen explains what the Dutch authorities have been doing to secure the future rights of their British residents and the court cases raised by British citizens in the Netherlands relating to their loss of EU citizenship. She also draws attention to the ongoing case raised by a young British woman raised the Netherlands, currently living in the UK who was found ineligible for the right to Permanent Residence. As she and the podcast moderator discuss, timing and contingency shape access to future rights for these British citizens, these legal cases making visible the limitations of a European Union citizenship derived from national citizenship.
Annete Schrauwen is co-author of a report commissioned by the City of Amsterdam outlining the possible routes for guaranteeing the future rights of British citizens living in the city.