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General grounds for refusal: owing a litigation debt to the Home Office

The Statement of Changes HC877, of 11 March 2016, gave the Home Office yet another power to refuse applications for…

8th February 2017 By Colin Yeo

Overstaying and applying for further leave: end of the 28 day grace period

A new set of requirements for overstayers who apply for leave to enter or remain in the UK was introduced late…

6th February 2017 By Colin Yeo

Border Force needs to ‘up their game’ on slavery

According to estimates, there are 10,000-13,000 victims of modern slavery living in the UK. In order to tackle this problem,…

3rd February 2017 By Nick Nason

What does the Brexit White Paper say about immigration?

Short version: not a lot we did not know already Long version… Yesterday, the day after MPs began the process…

3rd February 2017 By Colin Yeo

NHS shares patient data of suspected immigration offenders with Home Office

‘Patient confidentiality is one of the most important pillars of medicine’, explains Dr Vivienne Nathanson, previously Head of Science and…

1st February 2017 By Nick Nason

The Surinder Singh immigration route: how does it work? (updated)

This blog post has been updated to address the changes introduced in the Immigration (EEA) Regulations 2016. The ‘Surinder Singh…

31st January 2017 By Colin Yeo
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