Results 181–200 of 2303 for speaker:Caroline Nokes

Written Answers — Home Office: Passports: Postal Services (16 Mar 2018)

Caroline Nokes: It is not UKVI policy to return passports to immigration applicants by second class unrecorded post.

Written Answers — Home Office: Undocumented Migrants: Bank Services (16 Mar 2018)

Caroline Nokes: The Home Office has reviewed the specific data sets identified through the inspectorate’s file sampling exercise of records shared with Cifas to ensure their continued suitability for inclusion in the specification. We have built in safeguarding processes to mitigate the risk of taking decisions incorrectly.

Written Answers — Home Office: Undocumented Migrants: Bank Services (16 Mar 2018)

Caroline Nokes: The Home Office updates the list of disqualified persons shared with Cifas for the purpose of the 2014 and 2016 Acts on a weekly basis, and banks and building societies refer to this data when checking applications for new accounts and reviewing existing accounts. The Home Office set up a mechanism to enable financial organisations to report, on a voluntary basis at any time, new information...

Written Answers — Home Office: Wildlife: Smuggling (15 Mar 2018)

Caroline Nokes: Border Force’s indicative budget, for this and future years, is published as part of the Home Office’s publishing of the Annual Report and Accounts. This information can be found at gov.uk. (https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/home-office-annu al-report-and-accounts-2016-to-2017 ) The ever-changing and complex challenges Border Force faces means its workforce is becoming...

Written Answers — Home Office: Visas (15 Mar 2018)

Caroline Nokes: The specific information that has been requested is not included in statistics published by the Home Office. Information on the number of applications and decisions (i.e. grants, refusals, withdrawn and lapsed cases) is published quarterly in the Home Office’s Immigration Statistics, Visas volume 1, table vi_01_q, latest edition at...

Written Answers — Home Office: Human Trafficking (15 Mar 2018)

Caroline Nokes: The Court of Appeal issued a judgment in the case of (PK(Ghana) v SSHD) on 13 February 2018. We are considering the implications of the judgment. Whilst we consider next steps interim guidance has been issued to caseworkers to put on hold any refusals of discretionary leave to remain decisions for confirmed victims of modern slavery. Grants of discretionary leave are continuing. This guidance...

Written Answers — Home Office: Yarl's Wood Immigration Removal Centre (15 Mar 2018)

Caroline Nokes: We do not consider that the letter issued to individuals in immigration detention who have refused foods or fluids contravened human rights obligations. The approach taken in the letter accurately reflects the fact that, in the interests of health and safety, the most appropriate way in which to respond to some cases of refusal to take food or fluids is to prioritise the consideration of the...

Written Answers — Home Office: Visas: Israel (15 Mar 2018)

Caroline Nokes: Israeli citizens do not require a visa to visit the UK and are assessed for entry at the UK border.

Written Answers — Home Office: Psychiatry: Migrant Workers (15 Mar 2018)

Caroline Nokes: The independent Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) advises the Government on changes to the Shortage Occupation List (SOL). The MAC has determined that a number of medical professionals, including all nurses, paramedics and various doctors, including posts in emergency medicine, clinical radiology and old age psychiatry, are in national shortage and they appear on the published SOL in...

Written Answers — Home Office: Psychiatry: Migrant Workers (15 Mar 2018)

Caroline Nokes: The information you have requested is not included in statistics published by the Home Office. Information on the total number of Tier 2 refusals can be found here: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/immigration-stati stics-october-to-december-2017/list-of-tables#visas

Written Answers — Home Office: Refugees: Children (15 Mar 2018)

Caroline Nokes: We already have a comprehensive framework for refugees and their families to be safely reunited in the UK. Our refugee family reunion policy allows immediate family members of those granted protection in the UK to reunite with them here. The family provisions in the immigration rules also provide for relatives with protection in the UK to sponsor children when there are serious and compelling...

Written Answers — Home Office: Refugees: Families (15 Mar 2018)

Caroline Nokes: The UK immigration rules have a comprehensive framework for refugees and their families to be safely reunited in the UK. Our family reunion policy allows immediate family members of those granted protection here to reunite with them. The Immigration Rules also provide for relatives with protection in the UK to sponsor children in serious and compelling circumstances. The Mandate resettlement...

Written Answers — Home Office: Visas: Charities (15 Mar 2018)

Caroline Nokes: Information on grants and refusals of applications for entry clearance work visas, by Tier and category, are published in the quarterly Immigration Statistics, Visas data tables volume 1, table vi_01_q, latest edition available from https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/immigration-statist ics-october-to-december-2017).

Written Answers — Home Office: Asylum: Employment (15 Mar 2018)

Caroline Nokes: Asylum seekers are not allowed to work in the UK unless their claim has been outstanding for at least 12 months through no fault of their own. Those who are granted permission to work are restricted to jobs on the Shortage Occupation List, which can be found in the Immigration Rules Appendix K: shortage occupation list (https://www.gov.uk/guidance/immigration-rules/immigration-r...

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration Enforcement Directorate: Slavery (15 Mar 2018)

Caroline Nokes: Immigration Enforcement Compliance (ICE) teams do not routinely carry out MS operations. ICE teams do not provide information on labour rights, access to advice and remedy to workers encountered during operations. When Immigration Enforcement Crime teams (CFI) conduct modern slavery operations or when ICE teams conduct enforcement visits to sectors where modern slavery may be encountered, all...

Written Answers — Home Office: Schengen Agreement: ICT (14 Mar 2018)

Caroline Nokes: There were no discussions on the Schengen Information System II during the Justice and Home Affairs Council on 8 and 9 March. Written Ministerial Statements will be laid in both Houses on Thursday 15 March. These will describe the discussions that took place during the EU Justice and Home Affairs Council of 8 and 9 March.

Written Answers — Home Office: Slavery (14 Mar 2018)

Caroline Nokes: The Court of Appeal issued a judgment in the case of (PK(Ghana) v SSHD) on 13 February 2018. We are considering the implications of the judgment. Whilst we consider next steps interim guidance has been issued to caseworkers to put on hold any refusals of discretionary leave to remain decisions for confirmed victims of modern slavery. Grants of discretionary leave are continuing. This guidance...

Written Answers — Home Office: Refugees: Children (13 Mar 2018)

Caroline Nokes: Under section 67 of the Immigration Act 2016 (‘Dubs Amendment’), the Government has invited referrals of eligible children from France, Greece and Italy. In line with our published policy statement, each child will have an individual Best Interests Determination. It is the responsibility of participating States to refer eligible children....

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigrants: Detainees (13 Mar 2018)

Caroline Nokes: Information on people leaving detention, by reason, is available in table dt_06 of the detention tables in the latest release of ‘Immigration Statistics, October to December 2017’, available from the Home Office website at: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachm ent_data/file/681703/detention-oct-dec-2017-tables.ods

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigrants: Detainees (13 Mar 2018)

Caroline Nokes: Providing the information requested would require a manual check of individual records which could only be done at disproportionate cost. Detention and removal are essential aspects of effective immigration control. The cases of all individuals being considered for immigration detention are routed through the detention gatekeeper. The gatekeeper considers the suitability of the detention of...


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