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The Chief Inspector’s annual report for the business year 1 April 2021 to 31 March 2022 has been laid in Parliament.
Details of completed inspections awaiting publication, and active inspections.
This inspection examined the Home Office’s management of family reunion applications
between 1 January 2022 and 30 September 2022, focusing on progress relating to
implementation of recommendations two, three and four fr…
The Independent Chief Inspector of Borders and Immigration expresses disappointment at decision not to proceed with the Windrush Lessons Learned Review’s Recommendation 10.
The Chief Inspector anticipates reporting to the Home Secretary in March 2023.
The Independent Chief Inspector of Borders and Immigration has commenced a re-inspection of Border Force’s management of Project Kraken at small seaports.
This inspection identified shortcomings in the Rule 35 process, a vital safeguard for vulnerable detainees
This thematic inspection examined immigration routes for agricultural workers, sponsorship compliance requirements, and Home Office engagement with the sector.
The inspection team anticipate reporting to the Home Secretary by February 2023
Deadline extended to Friday 2 December. The Chief Inspector invites anyone with knowledge and experience of the Home Office’s operations to effect the removal of foreign national offenders to submit evidence for his next ins…
This inspection focused on how the route has been working since its launch, including the ability to rapidly scale up operations and learnings taken from, and into, other immigration routes.
The Chief Inspector invites anyone with knowledge and experience of the Home Office’s Afghan resettlement schemes to submit evidence for his next inspection.
Potential reviewers of country of origin information on Myanmar, Albania, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Iraq are invited to submit expressions of interest Monday, 31 October.
The Independent Advisory Group on Country Information seeks an expert to complete a thematic review of the treatment of statelessness in the country of origin information used to assess asylum and protection claims.
The Independent Chief Inspector of Borders and Immigration (ICIBI) conducted a survey to gather views on how it can better target inspections and how its engagement with stakeholders could be improved.
This inspection examined the use of hotels to accommodate unaccompanied asylum-seeking children, with particular reference to the Home Office’s duty to safeguard and promote the welfare of children who are in the United King…
This inspection team visited the UK Border Force juxtaposed controls at Paris Gare du Nord and Coquelles. The report makes 3 recommendations.
This inspection examined the Home Office’s processing of indefinite leave to remain applications on the family visa route.
The inspection will examine the Home Office’s management of family reunion applications, and the effectiveness of the transfer of casework from the Asylum Operations team to the Resettlement, Relocation and Reunion Services …
Deadline extended to 27 September 2022.
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