FOI release

Contact management service provided by Capita on behalf of the Home Office

Data provided to Capita to identify those considered living in the UK illegally as part of the Contact Management service as well as the number of complaint received.

Detail

FOI release 29295

  • request the sources of information the Home Office require Capita to use in order to identify people who they consider to be living in the UK illegally who are then sent texts asking them to leave the UK

  • the number of complaints the Home Office has received about the ‘texting illegal immigrants to go home’ scheme since it started

The information was released on 11 November 2013.