Deportation, removals and curtailment

Guidance and regulation

  1. Find an immigration removal centre

    Immigration removal centres - addresses, contact details visiting hours

  2. General grounds for refusal: considering entry clearance
  3. Considering immigration status and deciding enforcement action
  1. Returns preparation

    • Guidance
    • UK Visas and Immigration
  2. Apply to the Special Immigration Appeals Commission

    • Detailed guide
    • HM Courts & Tribunals Service
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News and communications

Policy and engagement

  1. Home Office response to a report on the re-inspection of the Tier 4 curtailment process

    • UK Visas and Immigration
    • Policy paper
  2. Report on a re-inspection of the Tier 4 curtailment process, July 2017

    • Independent Chief Inspector of Borders and Immigration
    • Independent report
  3. Home Office response to the report on a short notice inspection of the Tier 4 curtailment process

    • UK Visas and Immigration
    • Policy paper
  4. Inspection report on the student curtailment process, March 2016

    • Independent Chief Inspector of Borders and Immigration
    • Independent report
  5. Inspection report on outsourced contracts for removals and Cedars, March 2016

    • Independent Chief Inspector of Borders and Immigration
    • Independent report
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Transparency

  1. Country returns guide

    • Home Office and UK Visas and Immigration
    • Transparency
  2. Independent Family Returns Panel: 2014 to 2016

    • UK Visas and Immigration and Independent Family Returns Panel
    • Research
  3. Immigration Enforcement data: August 2016

    • UK Visas and Immigration
    • Transparency
  4. Training provided to immigration removal centre doctors on Rule 35

    • Home Office and Immigration Enforcement
    • Foi release
  5. Independent Family Returns Panel: 2011 to 2012

    • UK Visas and Immigration and Independent Family Returns Panel
    • Research
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