The joint reports provide an overview of the progress made in the implementation of the new residence status and the issuance of residence documents that attest to this status for EU citizens in the UK and for UK nationals in EU Member States. This paper helps explain the civil rights aspects of the UK-EU Withdrawal Agreement. The agreement covers issues such as money, citizens` rights, border settlement and dispute settlement. It also contains a transition period and an overview of the future relationship between the UK and the EU. It was published on 14 November 2018 and was the result of the Brexit negotiations. .