This collection is the immigration directorate instructions about how article 8 ECHR cases are considered when deporting a criminal, used by UK Visas and Immigration.
This page contains immigration directorate instructions about how UK Visas and Immigration considers claims involving article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) when deporting a person from the UK because of their criminality.
Published: 4 December 2013
Updated: 15 March 2017
- Added 'Operation Nexus: High Harm'.
- Updated guidance: Criminality guidance in article 8 ECHR cases.
- New guidance on deporting non-EEA foreign criminals.
- First published.