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Written Answers — Home Office: Visas: Applications (21 Dec 2018)

Caroline Nokes: ...applying for leave to remain on the basis of their family life, private life or outside of the rules can, at the same time, apply for the application fee to be waived due to being destitute. Fee waiver applications are separated from fee paid ones and are assessed by a dedicated team. If the destitution claim is accepted, the application is considered as a priority. No review is planned.

Leaving the Eu: Uk Orchestras (19 Dec 2018)

Margot James: ...legislation. The movement of people is clearly important to the orchestras of our country. We will continue to work with the Arts Council, and we will look at the proposals it is making for visa waivers in this sector. In the immigration White Paper, we set out further detail on the system, taking into account the recommendations of the Migration Advisory Committee’s report on European...

Future Immigration (19 Dec 2018)

Hilary Benn: ...application process for visitors. Can he confirm that the millions of visitors who come to this country from the EU every year will in future have to apply for, and receive, a visa or a visa waiver? If so, how much will it cost them?

Traidcraft and Fair Trade — [Mr Philip Hollobone in the Chair] (18 Dec 2018)

Alistair Burt: with African, Caribbean and Pacific countries. We aim to maintain the preferential access to UK services markets for least developed countries that is guaranteed through the LDC services waiver—that, I was pleased to note, is a better deal than the one currently offered through the World Trade Organisation, which is an important consideration. As well as maintaining preferential...

Written Ministerial Statements — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Alleged Serious and Significant Offences (Diplomatic Immunity): 2017 (18 Dec 2018)

Jeremy Hunt: ...instances of alleged criminal conduct to our attention, we ask the relevant foreign government to waive diplomatic immunity where appropriate. For the most serious offences, and when a relevant waiver has not been granted, we request the immediate withdrawal of the diplomat. Listed below are alleged serious and significant offences reported to the FCO by UK law enforcement agencies in...

Withdrawal Agreement: Legal Position (3 Dec 2018)

Crispin Blunt: ...the potential permanence of or the reasons behind the backstop, what credence should we give to the fact that, although WTO terms suggest there would be a hard border, there is the potential for a waiver under WTO article 9.3 and there is the potential for a national security waiver under article 21? Given that the EU and the Republic have both said they would not put up a hard border,...

Public Bill Committee: Healthcare (International Arrangements) Bill: Power to make healthcare payments (29 Nov 2018)

Stephen Hammond: ...The existing reciprocal healthcare arrangements with the EU are based on EU law. Reciprocal arrangements with other third countries at this time do not involve making payments, as they are based on waiver agreements. In line with the Public Accounts Committee concordat, the clause provides statutory authorisation for the expenditure in relation to future funding of healthcare abroad. It...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Foxes: Imports (29 Nov 2018)

David Rutley: ...(as amended) (RIO). Council Directive 92/65/EEC The Animal and Plant Health Agency are required to issue an import licence for foxes imported under the Rabies Importation Order or a Quarantine Waiver under Council Directive 92/65/EEC. APHA have not issued any licences or waivers under the two aforementioned regulations for the period 2015 – 2018.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Foxes: Imports (29 Nov 2018)

David Rutley: ...1974 (as amended) will require a licence under the Rabies (Importation of Dogs, Cats and Other Mammals) Order 1974 and must spend 4 months in quarantine unless they are exempted from quarantine. Waivers from quarantine would only be granted if animals were moving from a premises approved in accordance with Article 13 and Annex C of Council Directive 92/65/EEC Foxes are not part of the...

Markets in Financial Instruments (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 - Motion to Approve (28 Nov 2018)

Baroness Drake: ...from reading the Explanatory Memorandum that these temporary powers go beyond the narrower issue of correcting deficiencies into making policy. For example, as the Explanatory Memorandum confirms, waivers and thresholds for disclosure contained in the current transparency and disclosure regime are calculated on the basis of EU-wide market data. An abrupt move to using UK-only data will...

Immigration (Health Charge) (Amendment) Order 2018 - Motion to Approve (28 Nov 2018)

Lord Russell of Liverpool: Will the Minister come back to the point I raised about the inadequacy of the information we have about how effective the fee-waiver system is?

EU Settled Status Scheme (27 Nov 2018)

Caroline Nokes: ...residence. My hon. Friend and, I believe, the hon. Member for Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East (Stuart C. McDonald), who spoke for the Scottish National party, raised the matter of fee waivers and the cost of applying. This matter was raised with me in the House, specifically in relation to victims of human trafficking, by the hon. Member for Birmingham, Yardley (Jess...

Public Bill Committee: Healthcare (International Arrangements) Bill: Examination of Witness (27 Nov 2018)

...a specific provision that you need to use EHIC first and then have resort to your insurance policy, and insurers may also provide incentives to use EHIC as well. For example, they might provide a waiver for access costs of EHIC; that has been used.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: SecurMed: Fees and Charges (22 Nov 2018)

Jackie Doyle-Price: ...the European Union. It is based on the number of users and cost per connection where larger organisations, which are more likely to have multiple marketing authorisations, pay more. An annual fee waiver scheme exists for micro Marketing Authorisation Holders which is designed to support start-ups and help ensure there is not a barrier to market entry.

Written Answers — Home Office: British Nationality: Children (20 Nov 2018)

Baroness Lister of Burtersett: To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the answer by Baroness Manzoor on 23 October (HL Deb, cols 763–5), whether they will clarify for which citizenship applications child fee waivers will apply.

Citizenship and Civic Engagement (Select Committee Report) - Motion to Take Note (19 Nov 2018)

Baroness Lister of Burtersett: ...also enables the Home Office to exempt some people from having to pay a fee”, and, “to waive fees in certain individual circumstances”, is potentially misleading because it implies that such waivers can apply to the citizenship registration fee in question, which they cannot, as underlined by the noble Lord, Lord Russell. One of the Government’s arguments in response to pressure on...

Written Answers — Home Office: British Nationality: Children (16 Nov 2018)

Lord Bradley: ...Majesty's Government how many applications for children to register their entitlement to British citizenship there have been in each of the last three years; and of those, how many have received a waiver of the fee.

Written Ministerial Statements — Ministry of Defence: Commonwealth Recruitment into the Armed Forces (5 Nov 2018)

Mark Lancaster: ...Armed Forces. In light of changes to the size of our Armed Forces a five-year UK residency criterion for Commonwealth citizens wishing to join the Armed Forces was re-imposed in 2013. A limited waiver to this requirement was introduced in May 2016 to recruit up to 200 Commonwealth personnel per annum to fill skill shortage posts. We have now decided to remove the five-year UK residency...

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: Fees and Charges (29 Oct 2018)

Caroline Nokes: Fees can be waived for applications for leave to remain and renewal of leave to remain in certain specified human rights categories. These are listed in the fee waiver: Human Rights–Based and other specified applica-tions guidance which can be found at Where the application fee is waived the biometric enrolment fee is also waived. The Government has no plans to...

Immigration - Statement (25 Oct 2018)

Baroness Williams of Trafford: ...or the other—that is, that we are being too soft or too hard on people wishing to come to this country. My noble friend talked about China. I am about 99% certain that China is part of our visa waiver pilot. I will get back to him on that, but I am pretty certain that it is. Therefore, some of the problems that his colleague faced should not have been the case. I will look into it and...

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