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Extradition and the UK
Extradition and the UK
A brief overview of the complex law which applies to extradition in the UK: the introduction of new extradition legislation; European Arrest Warrants; and, the…...
Facts: Applicants for UK Citizenship
Facts: Applicants for UK Citizenship
An overview of the facts in relation to applicants for UK citizenship: the number of applications and grants of citizenship and the reasons why applications fail....
Facts: Asylum Applications in the UK
Facts: Asylum Applications in the UK
An overview of applications for asylum in the UK: the number of applicants, the results or their applications and what happens whilst they are in the UK....
Facts: The Impact of Immigration on the UK Population
Facts: The Impact of Immigration on the UK Population
An overview of the impact that immigration to the UK has had on the size of the population and the possible link between rising birth rates and immigration....
Forced Marriages in the UK
Forced Marriages in the UK
Forced marriages involving UK citizens or residents; changes to the marriage visa rules and the help that is available for people who are forced into marriage....
How Illegal Immigrants Enter the UK
How Illegal Immigrants Enter the UK
How illegal immigrants enter the UK – some of the ways in which a foreign national may enter or remain in the UK as an illegal immigrant....
Immigration and Identity Fraud
Immigration and Identity Fraud
Identity fraud and UK immigration - how identity fraud facilitates criminal activity and what is being done by the UK immigration authorities to combat it....
Immigration: How the UK Compares to Other EU Countries
Immigration: How the UK Compares to Other EU Countries
How does the UK compare to other EU countries on immigration – the statistics for EU immigration and how different countries are dealing with immigration....
Impact of Spending Cuts on UK Immigration Services
Impact of Spending Cuts on UK Immigration Services
An overview of the likely impact on the UK’s immigration services of the coalition government’s austerity budget and programme of spending cuts....
Impact of the Cap on Non-EU Workers
Impact of the Cap on Non-EU Workers
The UK coalition government’s cap on immigration by workers from outside of the EU. The impact an immigration cap will have on UK businesses and industry....
Policing the UK's Borders
Policing the UK's Borders
Policing the UK’s borders - how the UK Border Agency works together with the UK’s police forces to monitor passengers travelling to the UK....
The Future of Immigration
The Future of Immigration
The future of immigration in the UK; an overview of the Borders, Immigration and Citizenship Bill and some of the main differences it would make to UK immigration law....
The Impact of Restrictions on UK Student Visas
The Impact of Restrictions on UK Student Visas
New restrictions on UK student visas and the possible impact of these restrictions on UK universities and the economy as a whole....
The Role of the UK's Immigration Minister
The Role of the UK's Immigration Minister
An overview of the function of the UK's Immigration Minister - his role within the Home Office and his responsibility for announcing immigration policies....
Visa Over-stayers: Are They a Problem?
Visa Over-stayers: Are They a Problem?
Pinning down the facts and figures about visa over-stayers in the UK. What sort of person overstays their visa and how can we identify them?...
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