Immigration offences


  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

  4. Application to join civil penalty accreditation scheme

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

  5. Application for Secretary of State immigration bail

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

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Secure your vehicle to help stop illegal immigration
  2. Vehicle security checklist: road transport companies and drivers
  3. General grounds for refusal: considering entry clearance
  4. Illegal working civil penalties: an employer's guide
  5. Contact details for immigration compliance and enforcement teams
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News and communications

  1. New pilot schemes to support migrants at risk of detention
  2. Campsfield House immigration removal centre to close
  3. Home Secretary statement on immigration detention and Shaw report
  4. Hayling Island people smuggler guilty
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Research and statistics

  1. Welfare in detention of vulnerable persons review: progress report
  2. Independent Family Returns Panel: 2014 to 2016
  3. Review into the welfare in detention of vulnerable persons
  4. Independent Family Returns Panel: 2011 to 2012
  5. Independent Family Returns Panel: 2012 to 2014
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Draft revised guidance on adults at risk in immigration detention
  2. Response to an inspection report on the review and removal of immigration, refugee and citizenship status
  3. Information requests from the Home Office to NHS Digital
  4. Asylum claims in detention: policy equality statement
  5. The Home Office response to the Independent Chief Inspector’s report: ‘An inspection of the Home Office’s Reporting and Offender Management processes’
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. Country returns guide
  2. Immigration Enforcement data: February 2018
  3. Immigration Enforcement data: November 2017
  4. Immigration Enforcement data: May 2017
  5. Immigration Enforcement data: August 2017
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