Home Office publishes second report on statistics collected under exit checks programme

The Home Office has today published the second report on the data collected on travellers departing and arriving in the UK as part of the exit checks programme. As part of legislation introduced through the Immigration Act 2014, carriers and port operators in the aviation, maritime and international rail industries were given the power to carry […]

UK Government unveiled offer for EU citizens

Yesterday, the UK Government published a paper outlining their offer for EU citizens in the UK. The following is quoted from GOV.UK: “The UK government’s offer for EU citizens is: -People who have been continuously living here for 5 years will be able to apply to stay indefinitely by getting ‘settled status’. That means these […]

Customer enquiry service changes

How you contact UK Visas and Immigration is changing. From 1 June, all customer enquiries will be handled by a new commercial partner Sitel UK. The new contract will see a number of changes for customers. These changes help the government reduce costs and ensure those who benefit directly from the UK immigration system make […]