Immigration offences

Services

  1. Application for Secretary of State immigration bail

    Form for detainees to make an application to the Secretary of State to be released on bail.

  2. Application to join civil penalty accreditation scheme

    Form to apply for UK Visas and Immigration's civil penalty accreditation scheme for hauliers.

  3. Assisted return: application form

    Application form to apply for the assisted return programme.

  1. Object to fine for not giving biometric information

    Form to appeal against a notice to pay a civil penalty for not complying with biometric registration regulations

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Immigration reporting centres

    You need to attend appointments at an immigration reporting centre if you don't have permission to stay in the UK: you could face penalties if you don’t attend an appointment.

  2. Get help to return home if you’re a migrant in the UK

    Make arrangements to return home voluntarily if you're in the UK illegally or have claimed asylum by assisted return, voluntary return, AVR, VRS

  3. Find an immigration removal centre

    Immigration removal centres - addresses, contact details visiting hours

  1. General grounds for refusal: considering entry clearance

    • Guidance
    • UK Visas and Immigration
  2. Contact details for immigration compliance and enforcement teams

    • Guidance
    • UK Visas and Immigration
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News and communications

  1. Border Force stop Farnborough smuggling attempt

    • Border Force
    • News story
  2. Fake ID gang jailed

    • Immigration Enforcement
    • News story
  3. Border Force seize more than a million cigarettes in Manchester

    • Border Force
    • News story
  4. Border Force seize 22 tonnes of tobacco at Hull docks

    • Border Force
    • News story
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Transparency

  1. Country returns guide

    • Home Office and UK Visas and Immigration
    • Transparency
  2. Immigration Enforcement data: February 2018

    • Border Force, UK Visas and Immigration, and Immigration Enforcement
    • Transparency
  3. Civil penalty accreditation scheme: accredited haulage companies

    • Border Force
    • Decision
  4. Immigration Enforcement data: November 2017

    • Border Force, UK Visas and Immigration, and Immigration Enforcement
    • Transparency
  5. Immigration Enforcement data: May 2017

    • Border Force, UK Visas and Immigration, and Immigration Enforcement
    • Transparency
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