EU parliamentarians back visa-free travel for BritonsStaff Writer | January 30, 2019
British citizens would be exempted from visa requirements for short stays in the EU after the country’s withdrawal from the bloc, said a statement by the European Parliament.
Britain The visa exemption will not provide for the right to work in the EU
“Once the bill is agreed by both co-legislators (Parliament and Council), the United Kingdom would be included in the list of countries whose nationals do not need to request a visa to enter the EU for business, tourism or to visit relatives or friends,” it said.
The visa exemption will not provide for the right to work in the EU, the statement added.
The U.K. is set to leave the EU on March 29. ■