Collection

Migration Advisory Committee: reports

Collection of research produced by the Migration Advisory Committee.

The Migration Advisory Committee is commissioned by the government to conduct research on migration and immigration issues. You will find a collection of its reports here.

Independent reports

Research and analysis

  1. Skilled shortage occupations: methodology review, March 2010
  2. Seasonal migrant workers
  3. Recommended shortage occupation lists for the UK and Scotland: full review with sunset clause, Feb 2013
  4. Analysis of the points-based system: Tier 2 at NQF level 6
  5. Limits on migration for Tier 2 (general)
  6. Analysis of the impacts of migration
  7. Migration Advisory Committee: income for family migration route
  8. Settlement rights of migrants: Tiers 1 and 2
  9. Recommended shortage occupation lists for the UK and Scotland: full review, Sep 2011
  10. Revised UK shortage occupation list for Tier 2
  11. Analysis of the points based system: Tier 2 at NQF level 4
  12. Analysis of migrant labour: sectors and occupations
  13. Limits on migration for 2011 to 2012: Tier 1 and Tier 2
  14. London weighting and the points-based system
  15. Recommended shortage occupation lists for the UK and Scotland: third review, March 2010
  16. Analysis of the points-based system: Tier 1
  17. Recommended shortage occupation lists for the UK and Scotland: second review, Oct 2009
  18. Analysis of the points-based system: Tier 2 and dependants
  19. Recommended shortage occupation lists for the UK and Scotland: first review, Apr 2009
  20. Transitional measures for nationals of member states that joined the EU in 2004
  21. Relaxing restrictions on employment to Bulgarian and Romanian nationals
  22. Recommended shortage occupation lists for the UK and Scotland, Sep 2008
Published 6 January 2013
Last updated 8 July 2014 + show all updates
  1. New MAC report on migrants in low-skilled work.
  2. First published.