We received a request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOIA) for the following:
1. How many work permits have been issued to Nurses over the last 12 month period?
2. How many work permit applications lodged in respect of nurses have been refused?
3. How many refusals in respect of work permit applications for nurses have been overturned following requests for reconsideration
4. How many nurses have successfully applied under the Highly Skilled Migrant Programme (HSMP) scheme?
5. How many in total have applied under the HSMP?
This information was uploaded to the website on the 14/02/2005
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