A Border Force operation designed to protect young holiday makers traveling to Majorca from the risks of labour exploitation launched this week.
The activity, which is supported by modern slavery charity Unseen, was prompted by Foreign Office commissioned research which found that more than 80 per cent of British prisoners on the Spanish island are former “public relations” (PR) workers... Read More
The Independent Chief Inspector of Borders and Immigration has begun work on an inspection of the Home Office’s charging for services in respect of its asylum, immigration, nationality and customs functions.
The inspection will look at the rationale and authority for particular charges, including the amounts charged.
It will also look at whether the Home Office is providing the services in... Read More
Her Majesty’s Passport Office and Action Fraud have teamed up to urge people to report their lost and stolen passports to prevent unrecovered and unreported documents from being abused and used to commit identity crime or facilitate illegal travel across borders.
Almost 50 million people hold a UK passport of which just under 400,000 are reported lost or stolen each... Read More
Form to apply for indefinite leave to remain in the UK in various immigration categories and for a biometric residence permit.
Use this form if you want to apply for settlement in various categories:
work permit holder
dependant of work permit holder
employment not requiring a work permit
highly skilled migrant
highly skilled migrant under the terms of the Highly Skilled Migrant Programme indefinite leave... Read More
Form to apply to register as a British citizen if you were born in the UK and lived here until the age of 10.
Use this form to register as a British citizen if you were born in the UK on or after 1 January 1983 and lived here until you were 10 years old. You should also read the guidance... Read More
Since the result of the referendum last summer, the UK government has made it absolutely clear how important it is that we secure, as early as possible, both the rights of EU citizens in the UK and UK nationals in EU Member States.
There is no need for EU citizens living in the UK to do anything now. There will... Read More
This document lists institutions licensed to sponsor migrant students under Tier 4. It includes information about the category of students they’re licensed to sponsor and their sponsorship rating.
Tier 4 register of sponsors
PDF, 167KB, 72 pages