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Refusal rate for family visit visas jumped after appeals abolished

Refusal rate for family visit visas jumped after appeals abolished

The refusal rate for family visit visa applications jumped by 6 percentage points in the period after abolition of appeal rights in July 2013. This ought to come as no surprise. As Tony Blair once said (Hansard vol 213, col ...

Colin Yeo

Immigration and asylum barrister, blogger, writer and consultant at Garden Court Chambers in London and founder and editor of the Free Movement immigration law website.

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