Children born or adopted after the transition periodTransition Period The transition period (also referred to as the implementation period) is the period following the UK's departure from the European Union (on 31.01.2020) until the end of 2020. An option to extend this period has not been taken up by the UK government. (either in Austria or outside) will be covered by the Withdrawal AgreementWithdrawal Agreement The Withdrawal Agreement sets out the terms of the UK’s withdrawal from the EU and provides for a deal on citizens’ rights. It sets out a transition period which lasts until 31 December 2020. During this time you can continue to live, work and study in the EU broadly as you did before 31 January 2020. If you are resident in Austria at the end of the transition period, you will be covered by the Withdrawal Agreement, and your rights will be protected for as long as you remain resident in Austria. Any rights that are not covered by the Withdrawal Agreement will be the subject of future negotiations. https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/new-withdrawal-agreement-and-political-declaration if:
- Both you and the other parents are right holders or
- One parent is a right holderRight Holder This is the person who was resident in Austria before 2021 and in their own right is covered by the WA. Family members who do not themselves hold independent residency rights derive their right from this person. and the other is Austrian, or
- One parent is a right holder and has joint or sole custody rights of the child
Children born or adopted after the end of the transition period will not have the right to be joined by their own family members.