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

    • Independent report
  2. Seasonal migrant workers

    • Research and analysis
  3. Recommended shortage occupation lists for the UK and Scotland: full review with sunset clause, Feb 2013

    • Research and analysis
  4. Analysis of the points-based system: Tier 2 at NQF level 6

    • Research and analysis
  5. Limits on migration for Tier 2 (general)

    • Research and analysis
  6. Analysis of the impacts of migration

    • Research and analysis
  7. Migration Advisory Committee: income for family migration route

    • Research and analysis
  8. Settlement rights of migrants: Tiers 1 and 2

    • Research and analysis
  9. Recommended shortage occupation lists for the UK and Scotland: full review, Sep 2011

    • Research and analysis
  10. Revised UK shortage occupation list for Tier 2

    • Research and analysis
  11. Analysis of the points based system: Tier 2 at NQF level 4

    • Research and analysis
  12. Analysis of migrant labour: sectors and occupations

    • Research and analysis
  13. Limits on migration for 2011 to 2012: Tier 1 and Tier 2

    • Research and analysis
  14. London weighting and the points-based system

    • Research and analysis
  15. Recommended shortage occupation lists for the UK and Scotland: third review, March 2010

    • Research and analysis
  16. Analysis of the points-based system: Tier 1

    • Research and analysis
  17. Recommended shortage occupation lists for the UK and Scotland: second review, Oct 2009

    • Research and analysis
  18. Analysis of the points-based system: Tier 2 and dependants

    • Research and analysis
  19. Recommended shortage occupation lists for the UK and Scotland: first review, Apr 2009

    • Research and analysis
  20. Transitional measures for nationals of member states that joined the EU in 2004

    • Research and analysis
  21. Relaxing restrictions on employment to Bulgarian and Romanian nationals

    • Research and analysis
  22. Recommended shortage occupation lists for the UK and Scotland, Sep 2008

    • Research and analysis
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.