Changes to Tiers 1 and 2 of the points-based system came into effect yesterday.
Changes to the Immigration Rules came into force yesterday, affecting migrant students and the educational providers that sponsor them under Tier 4 of the points-based system.
The UK Border Agency is making important changes to the ESOL provisions within the 'knowledge of language and life' requirement for people seeking settlement in the UK. These changes will come into force on 7 April 2010.
On Tuesday 6 April the UK Border Agency is launching a new service for customers applying to extend their permission to stay in the UK.
The government has announced that it is considering introducing a visa requirement on visitors to the UK from Dominica and St Lucia, after carrying out a Visa Waiver Test on seven countries in the eastern Caribbean.
The Prime Minister has explained how the government is transforming the way it deals with immigration through its 'controlled and fair' points-based system.
Information on how to apply for the European Integration Fund 2009.
The Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) has published its latest report, making recommendations based on its third partial review of the shortage occupation list.
The UK Border Agency has launched the 'Highly Trusted Sponsor Scheme' for education providers under Tier 4 of the points-based system.
On 6 April the government will make significant changes to Tier 1 and Tier 2 of the points-based system. It will also amend the Immigration Rules covering asylum seekers, English language qualifications and marriage visas for members of the Armed Forces.