Policy paper

Adults at risk in immigration detention

Immigration detention policy on adults at risk in immigration detention.


Adults at risk in immigration detention

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This guidance was previously laid in Parliament in draft on 21 July 2016 in line with section 59 of the Immigration Act 2016. It sets out the principles and process for making decisions on the immigration detention, for the purposes of removal, of individuals who are or may be considered at risk.

The guidance will be put into operation on 12 September 2016.

Published 26 May 2016
Last updated 23 August 2016 + show all updates
  1. Updated guidance.
  2. Updated draft guidance.
  3. First published.