Our briefing papers

//Our briefing papers
Our briefing papers 2018-11-05T14:31:38+00:00

Here are some of our briefing papers.

Working paper: Why a 28 day time limit on immigration detention? – September 2018  – Download it here


Briefing paper: Alternatives to Detention: FAQs – July 2018 – Download it here


Briefing paper: #Time4aTimeLimit for APPG on Refugees meeting – July 2018 – Download it here


Briefing paper: How do we talk about people with previous convictions who are in immigration detention? – May 2018 – Download it here


Written evidence submitted by the Detention Forum to the Home Affairs Select Committee’s Immigration Detention Inquiry – April 2018 – Access it here


Briefing Paper: Immigration Detention in the United Kingdom – September 2017 – Download it here


Briefing Paper: Why UK must end its practice of indefinite detention – May 2017 – Download it here 


Briefing Paper: Opportunities for alternatives to detention – January 2017 – Download it here


Briefing Paper: Immigration Bill, Government Amendment to Lords Amendment 84 – April 2016 – Download it here


Briefing Paper: Immigration Bill, Consideration of Lords Amendments, House of CommonsApril 2016
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Briefing Paper: The Immigration Bill, Committee Stage in the House of Lords – January 2016 – Download it here


Briefing Paper: The Immigration Bill, Second Reading in the House of Lords – December 2015 –  Download it here


Briefing Paper: The Immigration Bill report stage in the House of Commons – December 2015 – Download it here


Briefing Paper: The Immigration Bill 2015 and immigration detention: Second Reading – October 2015 – Download it here


Briefing Paper: Parliamentary Debate Report of the Inquiry into the Use of Immigration Detention in the United Kingdom – September 2015 – Download it here


Briefing Paper: Lords Debate Report of the Inquiry into the Use of Immigration Detention in the United Kingdom – March 2015 – Download it here


Briefing Paper: Call for a Moratorium on the Detention Expansion – November 2014 – Download it here. (This briefing paper was prepared when the government announced a plan to more than double the size of Campsfield House Immigration Removal Centre in Oxfordshire. The plan was dropped after opposition was raised both at local and national level.)