- Press release: Pinner woman sentenced for providing unlawful immigration advice.
- Press release: Unqualified Immigration Adviser Receives Suspended Sentence
- Guidance: OISC News: winter 2018
- Form: Application for Registration in additional categories (NCS)
- Statutory guidance: List of prohibited or suspended immigration advisers
Solicitors unfit to practise can become regulated immigration advisers
A solicitor who is suspended from practice can nevertheless advise clients on immigration law. This simple but perhaps surprising fact was highlighted by a recent case before the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal in which an East London solicitor unsuc ...30th November 2017
The First-tier Tribunal can re-open complaints determined by the OISC
The case of Visa Joy Ltd will be of interest to immigration advisers regulated by the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC). The OISC makes sure that immigration advisers meet certain standards and are “fit and competent” ...24th October 2017
Review of OISC published by Home Office
The latest triennial review of the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC) has been published by the Home Office. The organisation will not be abolished and will continue as a non departmental public body at arms length from Government. ...12th January 2017
What are new CPD rules for solicitors, OISC advisers and barristers?
New CPD rules are being introduced for solicitors and barristers in England and Wales and OISC advisers across the UK. The new rules are broadly similar in nature but start at different times, so it is important to know which rules apply when. At the ...19th October 2016