The main points of legal news 2021 in the law of foreigners and international professional mobility

This newsletter will focus on the travel restrictions, Brexit, overhaul of the CESEDA, reform of the labor code and on-line process for professional immigration procedures.

Opening of an online service for work authorization requests

As of April 6, applications for work permits for foreign nationals will be submitted online on a dedicated platform

Brexit and professional immigration – What changes on 1st January 2021

The transition period provided for by the United Kingdom’s withdrawal agreement from the European Union will end on 31st December 2020. This Client Alert lists the main changes concerning the entry and stay of the British nationals in France as of 1st January 2021, and the next deadlines.

End of the Brexit transition period on 31 December 2020

On 31 December 2020 at midnight the Brexit transition period will end. The UK will become a third country to the European Union. British nationals residing in France are invited to prepare their application for a residence permit.

Gradual opening of the borders

In a joint press release, the Ministries of the Interior and Foreign Affairs announced the gradual
opening of the borders in the days and weeks to come, according to certain procedures.