Holding an EU passport is the key to mobility within the following EU/EEA/Schengen member states and beyond.
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Republic of Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the UK.
You have the unrestricted right to work in any of the above-mentioned countries. There is no need to apply for any work permits.
Enjoy the freedom to live in anyone of the 33 countries mentioned above, with the same rights as a citizen of the respective country.
Hop on a Eurostar train from London to Paris for a romantic getaway. Experience the sights, sounds and culinary delights of Italy. Enjoy skiing in the majestic Alps. No visas required.
Take advantage of the world-class educational facilities in Europe, opening up many opportunities for your children
EU passports are amongst the most sought after passports in the world in terms of the number of international countries that the passport holder can enter visa free.
As an EU citizen, you have the opportunity to shop around for the best tax jurisdiction for your needs.
You will only become a resident for tax purposes in a specific EU country if you spend in excess of 183 days in that country.
If you are eligible for EU citizenship then generally your children will also be eligible for EU citizenship, extending all of the benefits to them. Although your spouse/live-in partner will not be eligible for EU citizenship he/she will qualify for many key benefits such as the ability to live and work unrestricted in any of the EU/EEA/Schengen member states if both of you decide to go live in Europe together.