Organisation

153 documents from Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner

  • OISC FOI responses - organisational information

    Freedom of Information (FOI) responses from the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC) relating to organisational information.

  • Bogus Immigration Lawyer Jailed For Fraud

    Ms.

  • Unlawful Immigration Adviser Convicted for a second time

    Mr.

  • Coventry Man Convicted of Unqualified Immigration Advice

    Mr Ajay Kumar Rattu sentenced at Warwick Crown Court on 2 August 2018.

  • OISC News: summer 2018

    OISC seasonal newsletter

  • OISC News

    Seasonal newsletter from the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC).

  • OISC Annual Report and Accounts: 2017 to 2018

    Publication of Annual Report and Accounts

  • Bogus Croydon immigration advisers convicted of fraud

    R v Swaye Binns and others trading as Commonwealth Evaluators Ltd

  • Business Impact Target

    Compliance with section 22 of the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015

  • Second prison sentence for unlawful immigration adviser

    Immigration adviser based in London convicted for providing unqualified immigration advice and services

  • OISC Privacy Notice (Job Applicants)

    This privacy notice explains how we process your personal data.

  • List of prohibited or suspended immigration advisers

    Immigration advisers who have been prohibited or suspended by the Immigration Services Tribunal.

  • OISC Privacy Notice

    This is an explanation of how we process personal data.

  • OISC Diversity and Inclusion Scheme 2018 - 2022

    How the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC) will meet its responsibility to put equality at the centre of its business.

  • OISC Consumer Satisfaction webinar

    OISC consumer satisfaction requirements of authorised advisers

  • OISC news -spring 2018

    OISC seasonal newsletter

  • Sham supervision by EU lawyers in providing immigration advice

    Rochdale company director claiming supervision by European lawyers convicted for providing illegal immigration advice

  • OISC launches webinar

    The OISC launches its first webinar. The topic is consumer satisfaction

  • OISC's Position Statement on VPRS and VCRS

    OISC's Position on VPRS and VCRS - Request to Change Humanitarian Protection Status to Refugee Status Form

  • OISC levels 2 and 3 exam resource booklet

    Resource booklet for levels 2 and 3 assessments for the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC).

  • OISC level 1 exam resource booklet

    Resource booklet for level 1 assessments for the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC).

  • OISC Annual Report and Accounts: 2016 to 2017

    Publication of Annual Report

  • OISC Continuing Professional Development Scheme

    Information on the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner's (OISC) new Continuing Professional Development Scheme.

  • Unqualified immigration adviser convicted

    Unqualified immigration adviser pleads guilty to providing unregulated immigration advice

  • Guidance for the Community and Voluntary Sector

    Guidance for the Community and Voluntary Sector registering with the OISC

  • Gravesend company director convicted for providing illegal immigration advice

    Gravesend company director sentenced to 5 months imprisonment after being convicted of providing illegal immigration advice and services

  • OISC: structure and salaries, 2016

    These documents contain the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner’s (OISC's) most recent structure and salaries information.

  • Trainee lawyer convicted of providing illegal immigration advice and services

    Trainee lawyer sentenced to 18 months imprisonment suspended for two years after being convicted of providing illegal immigration advice and services

  • OISC News: summer 2017

    Seasonal newsletter from the OISC

  • Legal regulators issue guidance on immigration and asylum issues

    OISC works with the SRA and BSB to issue guidance for the public and professionals on immigration and asylum issues

  • Outline Corporate Plan 2017-2020 and Business Plan 2017-2018

    The OISC Outline Corporate Plan 2017-2020 and Business Plan 2017-2018.

  • Former barrister convicted for giving illegal immigration advice

    Former barrister pleads guilty to providing unregulated immigration advice

  • Regulated adviser banned indefinitely from providing immigration advice and services

    Immigration adviser banned indefinitely and directed repay a total of £172,600 to complainants and £7,460 by way of a penalty to the OISC

  • OISC regulation and barristers

    The OISC and Bar Standards Board agreed note

  • OISC organisational structure 2017

    Organogram as of April 2017

  • Judicial Review Case Management

    Registered OISC immigration advisers can apply to do Judicial Review Case Management work

  • Application for Judicial Review Case Management

    Apply to the OISC to undertake Judicial Review Case Management

  • The Commissioner's code of standards: OISC guidance note

    Guidance from the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (the OISC) on the 2016 Commissioner’s code of standards. 

  • OISC criminal prosecution policy

    Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner's (OISC) policy on dealing with unlawful immigration advice and/or services and advertising.

  • Asylum Sample Assessment Level 3

    Scenario based questions for level 3 asylum assessment from the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC).

  • Asylum Sample Assessment Level 2

    Scenario based questions for level 2 asylum assessment from the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC).

  • OISC complaints scheme

    How the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC) deals with complaints against people providing immigration services.

  • OISC special newsletter 04/17

    A newsletter on OISC projects

  • Immigration Sample Assessment Level 3

    Sample level 3 immigration assessments from the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC).

  • Immigration Sample Assessment Level 2

    Sample level 2 immigration assessments from the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC).

  • Immigration Sample Assessment Level 1

    Sample level 1 immigration assessments from the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC).

  • Promotional material: OISC practice note

    Practice note on how immigration advice and services might be promoted to potential clients.

  • Meeting the needs of vulnerable clients: OISC practice note

    Practice note on how immigration advisers should meet the needs of vulnerable clients.

  • Cover in the absence of an adviser: OISC practice note

    Practice note on the arrangements registered organisations should make to cover for an authorised adviser's absence.

  • Premises: OISC practice note

    Practice note on issues relating to the premises of a registered organisation.

  • Supervision of trainee immigration advisers: OISC guidance note

    Guidance from the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner on immigration advisers' supervision of employees.

  • Investigating client's complaints: OISC practice note

    OISC practice note for registered organisations when investigating client’s complaints.

  • Signposting and referrals: OISC practice note

    Practice note for immigration advisers on signposting and referring clients.

  • OISC News: spring 2017

    update for registered advisers

  • Practice Note - Judicial Review Case Management

    Outlines how Level 3 advisers can undertake such work

  • Guidance on competence

    Guidance setting out the standards that immigration advisers should meet to be considered competent.

  • New OISC documents published

    Guidance on Competence 2017 and Electronic Application Forms

  • OISC Guidance on Competence 2017

    Updated guidance on what work advisers are able to do

  • How to complete and upload OISC electronic application forms

    This explains how to complete and upload OISC application forms

  • Framework Document for the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC)

    Framework document drawn up by the Home Office in consultation with the OISC.

  • Bedford man pleads guilty to providing illegal immigration advice

    Unqualified immigration adviser pleads guilty to providing unregulated immigration advice.

  • Essex based unqualified immigration adviser convicted

    Essex man found guilty of providing unregulated immigration advice

  • Triennial review of the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner

    The Home Secretary announced the start of the Triennial Review of the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner on 16 October 2014.

  • OISC Annual Report and Accounts 2015 to 2016

    Publication of Annual Report

  • Business Plan 2016 to 2017

    OISC Corporate Business Plan 2012 to 2017: Business Plan 2016 to 2017

  • OISC's CPD scheme

    Information on the OISC’s Continuing Professional Development (CPD) scheme

  • OISC news: winter 2016

    Seasonal newsletter from the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC).

  • OISC: structure and salaries, 2015

    These documents contain the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner’s (OISC's) most recent structure and salaries information.

  • OISC sources of income

    How the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC) is financed and details of financial policies.

  • How to become a regulated immigration adviser

    Guidance on how to become a registered immigration adviser.

  • OISC regulation and solicitors

    Guidance from the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (the OISC) in relation to its regulation and solicitors.

  • OISC competence assessments: dates and venues

    Confirmed dates and venues of the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC) competence assessments up to March 2018.

  • Risks of unregulated immigration advice

    This OISC guidance explains why clients should use a regulated immigration adviser and the risks of not doing so.

  • OISC complaints form

    OISC form for those who wish to complain about the immigration advice or services they received from their adviser.

  • Summary of OISC regulations

    Information on the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner's regulations that immigration advisers must follow.

  • OISC: Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check guidance

    Information on how to complete a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

  • OISC competence assessment process

    Guidance about the process of the competence assessment from the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC).

  • OISC competence assessment tips

    Tips for sitting the OISC competence assessments.

  • Marking scheme for OISC competence assessments

    Guidance from the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (the OISC) on the marking scheme for OISC competence assessments.

  • Reforming the courts' approach to Mckenzie Friends: OISC consulation response

    OISC response to the Lord Chief Justice and the Judicial Executive board's consultation on Mckenzie Friends.

  • Licensed access scheme: OISC practice note

    Practice note on the licensed access scheme and how licensed OISC registered immigration advisers can instruct barristers.

  • Clarification of the OISC's jurisdiction

    Clarification from the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (the OISC) in relation to its jurisdiction.

  • OISC FOI responses - competence assessments

    Freedom of Information (FOI) responses from the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC) relating to competence assessments.

  • OISC FOI responses - Professional Indemnity Insurance (PII)

    Freedom of Information (FOI) responses from the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC) relating to requests for Professional Indemnity Insurance (PII).

  • Organisational structure

    Plan of the organisational structure of the Office of the Immigration of the Services Commissioner (OISC).

  • OISC witness expenses

    Details on expenses that witnesses can claim when called to give evidence by the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC).

  • Fitness of immigration services: assessing advisers

    Guidance on how the Immigration Services Commissioner determines an adviser's competence to give immigration advice.

  • Fees and accounts: OISC guidance note

    Guidance from the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC) on immigration advisers' fees and accounts.

  • Fitness of immigration services: assessing owners

    Guidance on how the Immigration Services Commissioner determines an owner's competence to run immigration advice services

  • Complaints re-direction scheme for regulated organisations

    Guidance for regulated organisations on the OISC complaints re-direction scheme.

  • Invoicing customers: OISC practice note

    Guidance for immigration advisers on invoicing customers from the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC).

  • Application for continued registration with the OISC

    Form for registered organisations to continue their registration with the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC).

  • OISC code of standards

    Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner's (OISC) code of standards.

  • OISC model documents

    Model documents for organisations applying to be registered with the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC).

  • Nationality and settlement checking service: apply for registration

    Form for NCS organisations to apply for registration with the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC).

  • Application form and guidance notes for regulated organisations to work at a new level

    Form and guidance notes for immigration advice organisations to apply to increase their level of work.

  • Nationality and settlement checking service: new adviser

    Application and competence statement for nationality and settlement checking organisations who want to take on new immigration advisers.

  • Application for adviser raising levels: competence statement

    Form for immigration advisers who wish to increase their level of work, while not affecting the organisation's level.

  • Nationality and settlement checking service: continued registration

    Form for NCS organisations to apply for continued registration with the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC).

  • Application for registration with the OISC

    Form to apply for registration with the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (OISC).