Policy paper

Statement of changes in immigration rules October 2005

This publication was published under the 2005 to 2010 Labour government

This document contains the following information: Statement of changes in immigration rules



This amendment to the Immigration Rules inserts a definition of civil partnership and amends the rules relating to visitors for marriage to cover visitors for civil partnerships. It comes into force on 14 November.

This paper was laid before Parliament in response to a legislative requirement or as a Return to an Address and was ordered to be printed by the House of Commons.