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Home Office circulars

Circulars are official Home Office documents that detail updates on policy and procedures.

They are useful to people who work for, or with, the Home Office or who need to know the latest policy updates.

All circulars since 2003 are stored here; if you need an earlier circular then please contact us.

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Latest circulars

Ref Title Broad subject Sub category Issue date

012/2010

The Firearms Act 1968 (amendment) Regulations 2010

This circular advises recipients that the above Regulations come into force on 28 July 2010.

Crime and disorder

Firearms

28/07/2010

011/2010

A change to the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971: control of naphyrone and other naphthylpyrovalerone analogues

This circular draws attention to the contents of the above statutory Instruments (SIs), S.I. 2010/1833, S.I. 2010/1799 and S.I. 2010/1800 which come into force on 23 July 2010.

Crime and disorder

Drug offences

27/07/2010

009-2010

Police Pensions (Amendment) Regulations 2010 SI No. 431 and a related miscellaneous issue

This Circular Relates to Circular No 023 / 2008 : Police Medical Appeal Boards: New Provider

Police Service

Police pensions

12/05/2010

010/2010

A change to the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 : Control of mephedrone and other cathinone derivatives

This circular draws attention to the contents of the statutory instruments (SIs), S.I. 2010/1207, S.I. 2010/1143 and S.I. 2010/1144, which come into force on 16 April 2010.

Crime and disorder

Drug offences

14/04/2010

008 / 2010

British Transport Police Transfers

This Circular Relates to Circular No 46 / 2004: The Police Pension Scheme-Police Medical Appeal Boards/Role of Selected Medical Practitioner/British Transport Police Transfers.

Police Service

Police Pensions

08/04/2010

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