£1000 to £3000 civil penalty proposed for Landlords if illegal immigrants are found in their properties

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On 3 July 2013, the Home Office published its consultation, ‘Tackling illegal immigration in privately rented accommodation’. The Government proposes to require private landlords to check the immigration status of new tenants and other adults living in their property. Landlords who do not carry out checks and are found renting residential property to anyone unlawfully […]

More Changes from 13 December 2012

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On Thursday 22 November 2012, a written ministerial statement was laid in Parliament outlining a number of changes to the Immigration Rules which will come in to force on 13 December 2012. These include non substantive changes for sponsors and migrants coming to the UK under the following routes of the points-based system: Tier 1 […]