UK Visas and Immigration

Latest from UK Visas and Immigration

  1. China: country policy and information notes
  2. Register of licensed sponsors: workers
  3. Register of licensed sponsors: students

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What UK Visas and Immigration does

UK Visas and Immigration is responsible for making millions of decisions every year about who has the right to visit or stay in the country, with a firm emphasis on national security and a culture of customer satisfaction for people who come here legally.

UKVI is part of the Home Office.

Read more about what we do

Documents

Our announcements

  1. Update to HASC on Windrush: 12 November 2018
  2. Campsfield House immigration removal centre to close
  3. See all announcements

Our consultations

  1. Windrush compensation: call for evidence
  2. Misdirected passengers: consultation on a new civil penalty
  3. See all consultations

Our publications

  1. China: country policy and information notes
  2. Register of licensed sponsors: workers
  3. See all publications

Our statistics

  1. Migrant journey: fifth report
  2. Immigration statistics, July to September 2014
  3. See all statistics

Our ministers

Our management

Mark Thomson
Mark Thomson
Director General, UK Visas and Immigration

Contact UKVI

Contact UK Visas and Immigration from outside or inside the UK

Make a subject access request

Find out how to see the personal information that UK Visas and Immigration holds about you.

Report an immigration crime

Immigration Enforcement hotline

0300 123 7000

In an emergency, dial 999 and ask for the police.

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request.
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question.
  3. Make a new request by contacting us using the details below.

Freedom of Information requests

Direct communications unit
2 Marsham Street
London
SW1P 4DF
United Kingdom

Corporate information

Jobs and contracts

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