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Briefing & Reports

Harsh, Unjust, Unnecessary

We are delighted to present the Report on the Impact of the Adult Dependent Relative Rules on Families and Children. Please download the full report here.

Immigration Bill: Commons third reading briefing

The third reading in The Commons took place on 30 January 2014, this is the MAX briefing circulated to MPs shortly beforehand.

Immigration Bill - Parliamentary Briefing - 2nd reading 22/10/13

The second reading of the Immigration Bill set for Tuesday 22 October 2013. pdf

Parliamentary Briefing on Family Migration Rules Westminster Hall Debate 13/06/13

Short briefing document on the Family Migration Rules with case studies from our in-house legal department.

United by Love - final dossier

On the day the new Family Immigration Rules Changes are implemented, we publish the updated dossier of case studies and analysis on the effects these changes will have on ordinary people.

Crime & Courts Bill amendment 135 briefing: transfer of judicial review to Upper Tribunal

Briefing by Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants in relation to the government’s proposed amendment 135 to the Crime & Courts bill (transfer of judicial review functions relating to immi

Second Appeals Test - briefing

We use this short briefing to revisit the issue of the second appeal test for the purpose of applications for permission to appeal the Court of Appeal.

UKBA Race Disability and Gender Equality Scheme

JCWI's response to the UK Borders Agency's Review of its Race, Disability and Gender Equality Scheme

Immigration and Nationality Fees Regulations 2010

The use of fees in more recent times as a secondary (invisible) form of immi

Points Based System

JCWI's response to the new Points Based System

Immigration Rules

JCWI's briefing on the statement of changes in the immigration rules

Criminal Justice and Immigration Act 2008

Read JCWI's briefings regarding the Criminal Justice and Immigration Act 2008

Draft Immigration Bill

JCWI's submissions for the Draft Immigration Bill

As part of the UK Border Agency's wider Simplification project to radically simplify immigration law, the Draft Immigration Bill was publi