Labour MP, Manchester, Gorton , 9 Jun 2017 –
Liberal Democrat Peer , 30 Nov 1990 –
Conservative MP, Great Yarmouth , 6 May 2010 –
Conservative MP, Scarborough and Whitby , 5 May 2005 –
Scottish National Party MP, Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East , 8 May 2015 –
Conservative MP, Old Bexley and Sidcup , 5 May 2005 –
Conservative MP, Forest of Dean , 5 May 2005 –
Conservative MP, Ashford , 1 May 1997 –
Former Labour MP, Oldham East and Saddleworth , 1 May 1997 – 5 Nov 2010
Labour MP, Birmingham, Hodge Hill , 15 Jul 2004 –
Former Labour MP, Harrow East , 1 May 1997 – 12 Apr 2010
Labour Peer , 27 Jul 2010 –
Labour Peer , 26 Jul 2010 –
Labour Peer , 21 Jun 2001 –
Banks and building societies undertaking comprehensive immigration checks – Lord Roberts of Llandudno.
Viscount Hanworth: ...they cannot be replaced readily by casual untrained labourers. Our agriculture depends on them. Whereas some Ministers recognise the truth of that, the message coming from the Government is that the immigration policy after Brexit will be based on the skill levels of immigrants. There is much more that can be said but I am conscious that our time is limited. I am happy to see that others...
David Lammy: ...to accept a resolution that would condemn what we are seeing and that would see action? Is there a crisis in some countries including our own, because as we turn inwards, with huge concern about immigration, we turn away from the refugees fleeing atrocities across the world and we have so little to say? This country was at the centre of the UN declaration of human rights in the first...
Lord Green of Deddington: ...have heard an awful lot about the supply of housing, but there are also some important questions to be asked about demand? He mentioned population; 50% of the projected population growth is down to immigration and we should not be blind to that. Furthermore, of the new households created in the past 10 years, about 90% had a head of household who was born overseas. It is a big factor. We...
Greg Clark: On the right hon. Gentleman’s second point, an export control regime deals with these matters. On his first point, while the scope of the Green Paper is extensive, it is not a consultation on immigration policy. There will be other opportunities to pursue that.
Boris Johnson: ...and then to have elections, and through those elections to produce a unified Government that we believe offer the prospect of peace and security in Libya. My hon. Friend also raises the problem of illegal immigration, which the UK is of course doing a great deal to combat.
Jon Trickett: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many applications for leave to remain on the basis of family and private life have been awaiting a decision for longer than (a) one year, (b) two years and (c) three years.
Jon Trickett: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many applications for leave to remain on the basis of family and private life were received in (a) 2014, (b) 2015 and (c) 2016.
Jon Trickett: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many leave to remain applications on the basis of family and private life were submitted for a child's right to remain in each year since 2014.
Alison Thewliss: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many applicants have documents recorded as lost by UK Visas and Immigration in each year since 2010.
Brandon Lewis: ...service standards, is published online at the following address: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/migration-transpar ency-data (then listed by publication date under ‘UK Visas & Immigration’).
Brandon Lewis: ...on numbers of unaccompanied children resettled through the scheme. Progress on resettlement under the Vulnerable Children’s Resettlement scheme is indicated in quarterly immigration statistics. The last set of statistics, published on 24 August, showed that 280 vulnerable people have been resettled since the scheme began in 2016. The statistics are available at:...
Brandon Lewis: There are safe and legal routes for people to come to the UK should they wish to join family members here, work or study. They would need to meet the requirements of the relevant Immigration Rule under which they were applying to qualify for a visa. Details about the criteria and how to apply are available on the GOV.UK website at: http://www.gov.uk/apply-uk-visa. However, there is no...
Brandon Lewis: ..., we made a number of changes to the route, to ensure that the UK remains an attractive destination for genuine investors and that those who choose to come here contribute to our economy. We keep all immigration routes under review and do not rule out making further changes if required. The Home Secretary has not held discussions with the Cyprus Government about its investor visa scheme....
Brandon Lewis: ... 45 2013 85,749 88,901 61,578 27,102 213 8 2014 87,541 89,709 57,117 32,332 228 32 2015 90,060 90,305 44,976 45,126 185 18 2016 83,572 83,295 41,095 42,067 133 0 Immigration Statistics April-June 2017, visas volume 1 table vi_01_q and corresponding datasets. Data on visa grants, refusals, withdrawn or lapsed cases may relate to applications made in an...
Brandon Lewis: ...taken, even where that information may be sensitive or difficult to disclose. The Home Office publishes figures on the outcome of asylum claims made during each calendar year in table as_06 of the Immigration Statistics release. A copy of the latest release, Immigration Statistics April to June 2017 is available from https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/immigration-statist...
David Lammy: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many immigrants with dependents had the no recourse to public funds condition applied to their leave to remain in (a) 2015-16 and (b) 2016-17.
Catherine West: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, if she will take steps to exclude international students from government immigration figures; and if she will make a statement.
David Lammy: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many people subject to immigration control with dependents had the no recourse to public funds condition lifted in (a) 2015-16 and (b) 2016-17.
David Lammy: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many people subject to immigration control with dependents applied to have the no recourse to public funds condition on their leave to remain lifted in (a) 2015-16 and (b) 2016-17.