Consultation outcome

Consultation on changes to immigration-related Home Office statistical outputs

This consultation was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

This consultation has concluded

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Detail of outcome

This document provides an update to the outcome of the consultation, specifically the requests and comments out of scope of the original consultation.

Feedback received

Consultation on changes to immigration-related Home Office statistical outputs, summary of responses and outcomes

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Detail of feedback received

Home Office Statistics consulted on a range of proposals designed to make data more accessible to users, at the same time as helping to ensure resources are directed to the most important topics within immigration.

The consultation proposed that in a phased development between August 2011 and February 2012 changes would be made that would ultimately lead to the release of data using the web as the main vehicle of dissemination.

This document summarises the consultation responses made by users of immigration data and lists the outcomes and actions taken following consideration by Home Office Statistics.

Original consultation

This consultation ran from to


Asking for responses on proposals to change the number and form of immigration statistical publications.


Consultation description

Home Office statistics 10-week consultation on proposed changes to the following publications:

  • Control of immigration: United Kingdom statistics (annual publication),
  • Control of immigration: quarterly statistical summary, and,
  • British citizenship statistics (annual publication).

Launched under the Code of Practice for Official Statistics.