Administrative review

Guidance on processing applications for an administrative review.


Administrative review

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UK Visas and Immigration guidance for staff on how to validate, consider and decide applications for an administrative review made under the Immigration Rules.

Published 21 October 2014
Last updated 6 April 2017 + show all updates
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