Independent report

An inspection of exit checks

The Chief Inspector's report on the Home Office’s Exit Check Programme, focusing on what the department has delivered and how far it has met its stated aims.


An inspection of exit checks

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This inspection examined what data was being collected, the gaps and what was being done to fill them, and at what the Home Office was able to achieve from its analysis of the data.

This report covers:

  • ICIBI’s findings
  • ICIBI’s recommendations for improvement
Published 28 March 2018