Non-essential visits to the EU by British residents can be hit by curbs, in response to the Monetary Instances.
Most UK residents will face restrictions on visiting the remaining 27 members of the EU from January 1 when guidelines allowing free journey throughout the bloc stop to use to Britons, the newspaper mentioned.
In response to the reviews, a Authorities spokesperson mentioned: “We can not touch upon selections that might be taken by different states on public well being issues.”
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They added: “We take a scientific, risk-based strategy to well being measures on the border, and it’s after all within the pursuits of all nations to permit secure worldwide journey as we emerge from the pandemic.”
The formal finish of the transition interval will imply that Britons will face an EU regime that solely permits non-essential journey from a really restricted variety of non-EU nations, the report mentioned.
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Most UK residents would solely be capable of journey to the EU if particular person states make provisions for such a transfer, or the bloc as an entire lessens its pandemic journey curbs, the newspaper mentioned.
The report comes as UK and EU negotiators are set to start a ultimate push to salvage possibilities of a post-Brexit commerce deal.
Boris Johnson and European Fee president Ursula von der Leyen held crunch talks over dinner in Brussels on Wednesday.
They requested their chief negotiators Lord Frost and Michel Barnier to reconvene within the metropolis on Thursday.
However in a press release following three hours of dinner and discussions in Brussels, a senior Quantity 10 supply mentioned it was “unclear” whether or not the variations between the 2 sides might be bridged.