News - 2009
On arrival in the UK, and in addition to the normal immigration related checks that are undertaken, trained immigration officers will scan two fingerprints on an electronic reader at border control.more
Gordon Brown has pledged to further restrict migration in his first major speech on the subject this yearmore
The Government has announced new draft proposals to continue its overhaul of the immigration systemmore
The Government has announced that it will implement recommendations made by the Migration Advisory Committee relating to the UKBA Shortage Occupations list.
The UK Border Agency has introduced a mobile service for those migrants in the United Kingdom who need to enrol their biometrics as part of their immigration application.
If its most recent recommendations are accepted, teachers in special schools and skilled meat boners and trimmers will be added to the shortage occupation list.more