The Independent Advisory Group on Country Information invites tenders to evaluate the UK Home Office Country Information and Guidance on Kuwait and Somalia

1. The Independent Advisory Group on Country Information (IAGCI) is part of the Office of the Chief Inspector of Borders and Immigration. Its main purpose is to review the content of all Country of Origin Information (COI) produced by the ... published April 15, 2014

Border Force Unattended Bag Searches Proportionate & Successful but National Assurance Procedures Lacking

Border Force’s use of the legislative power to examine a passenger’s bags without their knowledge was being exercised necessarily and proportionately, and the overall success rate was high. However, there was no national assurance procedure in place for this power ... published April 3, 2014

Progress Made in Complaints & MP Correspondence and Abu Dhabi & Islamabad Visa Sections

The Chief Inspector of Borders and Immigration, John Vine CBE QPM, published his second Spot Check report today. He said: “For my second spot-check report, I looked at the Home Office’s handling of complaints and MP correspondence and its entry ... published