Immigration: Children

Home Office written question – answered on 6th July 2018.

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Photo of Deidre Brock Deidre Brock Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Devolved Government Relations), Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Environment and Rural Affairs), Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Wales)

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what estimate he has made of the number of children who have been separated from one or both parents or guardians as a result of immigration enforcement proceedings in each of the last ten years.

Photo of Deidre Brock Deidre Brock Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Devolved Government Relations), Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Environment and Rural Affairs), Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Wales)

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many parents were deported or removed from the UK without their children as a result of immigration enforcement in each of the last ten years.

Photo of Deidre Brock Deidre Brock Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Devolved Government Relations), Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Environment and Rural Affairs), Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Wales)

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many children have been placed in foster or local authority care as a result of immigration enforcement action taken against their parents or guardians in each of the past ten years.

Photo of Caroline Nokes Caroline Nokes The Minister for Immigration

Providing the information requested would require a manual check of individual records which could only be done at disproportionate cost.

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