- UK Visas and Immigration
- Part of:
- Enforcement and criminal investigations (modernised guidance)
- 19 August 2015
Guidance about sham marriages and the offences involved.
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This document includes information about:
- the definition of a sham marriage
- offences relating to sham marriages
- prosecuting authorities for criminal offences in relation to sham marriages
- Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) suggested good practice and scenarios for potential suspects and charges
- planned visits to a designated register office
- European Economic Area (EEA) removal options
Published: 19 August 2015