505. Appeals by EEA nationals and others claiming Treaty rights.

The Immigration (European Economic Area) Regulations 20161 provide for, and make provision about, appeals against immigration decisions2 taken in respect of a persons who have or claim to have rights under any of the European Union Treaties3. They specifically provide that a person may appeal under the Regulations against an EEA decision4, but set out the following qualifications to that right.

If a person claims:


    (1)     to be an EEA national5, he may not appeal under the Regulations unless he produces a valid national identity card or passport issued by an EEA state6;


    (2)     to be in a durable relationship7