The Home Office has been found to be routinely imposing curfews (after someone obtained release from immigration detention) without any power to do so. Anyone with a tag/curfew currently, or who has had one in last six years, should read this post.read more
The UK government has proposed increasing the fees that need to be paid to appeal an asylum or immigration decision in the First-tier and Upper Tribunal in England and Wales: yet more barriers to accessing justice. Find out what you can do about it.
What is the country guidance case law on Ethiopia and what does the Home Office's country guidance say? Why does this matter, if you or someone you know is seeking asylum from Ethiopia? Find out more.
Do you want to know more about how the UK asylum and immigration system works (or doesn’t work!)? Find out more about taking solidarity actions in support of people going through the legal process … Register for our workshops in Sheffield on 7 and 14 June.
In February 2016, the Home Office issued new asylum policy guidance on sexual identity issues in asylum interviews. If someone has had their sexuality-based asylum claim refused and they do not feel the interview was conducted in accordance with guidance, this mismatch may be relevant in challenging the refusal.
Immigration and asylum law explained, in accessible language. This is our blog of legal resources for non-lawyers. With explanation of important legal developments in immigration, asylum and human rights law, and links to further resources. more
Info and resources for researching country of origin information for asylum applications. more
Details of immigration detention centres in the UK. more
Search for immigration and asylum legal advisors more