We have received a request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 for the following:
Copy of the document made available to VARRP voluntary returnees ‘Declaration of Voluntary Return’.
Copy of the document provided to voluntary returnees which is countersigned by the Home Office or IOM, that specifically outlines terms and conditions and financial contractual arrangements pertaining to VARRP reintegration assistance.
Details of the overall sum of funding provided to VARRP returnees by way of reintegration assistance in 2007.
Specifically, I wish the Home Office to provide a copy of the document provided to VARRP returnees that outlines contractual arrangements between the Home office or IOM and the rights and obligations of the returnees to the reintegration assistance funds.
In particular, I wish the Home Office to furnish whichever document is provided to the returnee that stipulates payment terms and conditions for VARRP reintegration assistance.
If no such document exists, please provide Home Office information pertaining to an explanation of why a legally-binding contract is not provided to the returnee outlining the contractual agreement between the parties Home Office/IOM and the individual in relation to the reintegration assistance.
We released the following information on: 29/01/08
Date: Fri Feb 29 11:09:09 GMT 2008