Yearly Archives: 2010

Independent Chief Inspector publishes report on Guangzhou visa section

A report published today by the Independent Chief Inspector of the UK Border Agency has found that performance at the Guangzhou visa section is improving with effective joint working between staff and stakeholders. The Independent Chief Inspector, John Vine CBE ... published December 16, 2010

Independent Chief Inspector publishes 2009-10 Annual Report

The Home Secretary has today laid before Parliament the second annual report of the Independent Chief Inspector of the UK Border Agency, John Vine CBE QPM. This report documents progress of his first full formal programme of inspection work, covering ... published

Independent Chief Inspector of the UK Border Agency publishes report on Local Immigration Teams

A report published today by the Independent Chief Inspector of the UK Border Agency has found that Local Immigration Teams (LITs) in the North West regions of Salford and Central Manchester, and Merseyside need to develop performance measures to allow ... published December 1, 2010

Independent Chief Inspector of the UK Border Agency publishes report on border control at Manchester Airport

A report published today by the Independent Chief Inspector of the UK Border Agency has found that the effectiveness of Facial Recognition Gates at Manchester Airport may be compromised by unreliable technology. Manchester Airport is the largest UK airport outside ... published

Independent Chief Inspector of the UK Border Agency publishes report on the UK Border Agency’s Nationality Group

A report published today by the Independent Chief Inspector of the UK Border Agency has found that Nationality Group was efficient in its operations and provided a high level of personal service in maintaining contact with applicants.  As part of ... published November 18, 2010