News: Government Announcements

Support package for legal providers will ensure access to justice during coronavirus outbreak

Initial support measures will help legal aid providers weather the coronavirus pandemic while maintaining access to justice for the most vulnerable in society.

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An inspection of Home Office (Borders, Immigration and Citizenship System) intelligence collection capabilities, focusing on its field intelligence work:Call for evidence

The Independent Chief Inspector, David Bolt, invites anyone with knowledge of Home Office (BICS) intelligence collection work to submit evidence for his next inspection.

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NHS frontline workers visas extended so they can focus on fighting coronavirus

Doctors, nurses and paramedics with visas due to expire before 1 October 2020 will have them automatically extended for one year.

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Temporary changes to right to rent and right to work checks

Landlords and employers not required to see original documents during coronavirus outbreak.

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COVID-19: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions by British Nationals in Pakistan

We understand that the unprecedented COVID-19 global crisis has caused huge disruption and anxiety.

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Contact the Government Legal Department electronically

The service of new legal proceedings should be via email.

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COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions

Here you will find answers to FAQs from British Nationals who are travelling, working, studying or temporarily living in Canada and abroad.

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Visas extended for those currently unable to return home due to COVID-19

Leave extended to 31 May for individuals who are currently unable to return home at the end of their visa.

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Windrush Lessons Learned Review

Home Secretary’s oral statement on the Windrush Lessons Learned Review by Wendy Williams.

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Three million granted status under the EU Settlement Scheme

More than three million have been granted status under the EU Settlement Scheme, according to the latest internal figures.

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Emergency bill to strengthen coronavirus (COVID-19) response plans

New laws will be introduced to protect public health, increase NHS capacity, strengthen social care and support the public to take the right action at the right time.

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Home Secretary welcomes interim chair of the MAC

Home Secretary welcomes interim chair of the MAC and commissions review of shortage occupation lists.

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