For exchanging driving licences from the EU/EEA countries and other countries with bilateral agreements. Also in anticipation of an agreement for the U.K. licence, This is not a post advising that U.K. licences can be exchanged at present but ad
From the U.K. government website:
“Driving in Spain
You cannot renew or replace your UK, Gibraltar, Jersey, Guernsey or Isle of Man licence if you live in Spain.
From 1 May 2022, if you have been resident for more than 6 months and have not ex
Update for U.K. Nationals to vote in the May 2023 elections
UPDATE ON THE VOTING RIGHTS FOR UKNS.
Besides the information provided by the Embassy below, please note the added information with examples of forms to register and instructions HERE
Thank you to the information provided by the British Embassy:
– The Spanish authorities have recently updated the the version of their guide on residence registration
While most of the changes are small twe
Update February 23, 2022.
Thank you to the British Embassy who have been working on our behalf with the Spanish administration offices to prove the validity of the green registration certificates for UK Nationals. This was brought up by
CAB Spain note*. Unfortunately Gibraltar is not included in the agreement on road haulage, Interbus or the ECMT permit under the Withdrawal Agreement. We hope an agreement to suit both Gibraltar and Spain will be reached as soon as possible.
For those wishing to update the green certificates for a TIE, updating to a TIE simple steps
We are aware that many residents are not able to find appointment availability. Do try the Extranjería APP .
The letters below have been drafted in Sp
Update October 12 2022
Full information published in the briefing paper of the House of Commons on November 17, 2021.
The UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement: Temporary business travel.
This briefing explains what has changed for UK and
The main objective of the Schengen cooperation is the creation of an area without internal border controls. It requires efficient controls at external borders as well as the application of relevant flanking measures in areas such as police and j
Updated to reflect the UK-Switzerland Convention on Social Security Coordination coming into effect. From 1 November 2021, eligible visitors to the UK from Switzerland can use a valid EHIC to access state-provided, necessary healthcare in the UK
A note from Myra: As you can imagine, I receive hundreds of calls of which some I have to call back. We are a charity and do not receive donations from any government body. We are reliant on donations from those we assist. The cost of using the telephone or mobile was untenable until I discovered the Lobster Mobile with unlimited free calls to Spain and abroad.
Citizens Advice Bureau is a registered as a Spanish Non-Profit/NPO/ONG organisation. Registration nº 11253. CIF G93354348
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