UK: IMMIGRATION: House of Commons Home Affairs Select Committee (HASC): The work of the Immigration Directorates (January – June 2014)

"We note that both the Minister and the Director General of Border Force have assured this Committee that 100% exit checks will be in place by 31st March 2015. We hope that they can deliver this, and expect them to inform the Committee urgently if this no longer looks likely"

See the full-text: The work of the Immigration Directorates (January – June 2014) (pdf)

And see: Britain’s immigration system in intensive care, say MPs - Committee report says failure to introduce system of ‘counting everyone in and out’ risks security and more illegal immigration (Guardian, link)

and also: UKBA Launches Hi Tech Border Targeting Centre (link): "The NBTC receives information on passengers and crew and, over time, will check an estimated 250 million passenger movements per year. It will also process visa application data for overseas posts by checking the applicant and sponsor details against watch-lists."


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