Butterworths Immigration Law Service

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Butterworths Immigration Law Service is compiled by a team of leading immigration practitioners, academics and judges and offers authoritative guidance on all immigration matters. The service contains the essential statutes, statutory instruments, cases, ministerial circulars and forms relating to every aspect of immigration law, human rights, refugee and asylum law as well as EU treaties, regulations and directives. There are helpful introductions of the main topics, with more detailed comments and annotations in the body of the texts. It also contains the latest Immigration Tribunal Forms, Home Office guidelines and Parliamentary statements. The practitioner has at hand an extensive, fully cross-referenced collection of source materials and cases, together with key extracts from each judgment. Regularly updated and maintained, the service provides all the legislation needed for effective and reliable research and will enable the immigration practitioner to advise with authority.

Issue 107, June 2017


The following divisions have been updated:

Binder 1
Division A Statutes
The division includes updates to:
Immigration Act 2016

Division B Immigration Rules
The Immigration Rules has been updated.

Division C Procedure Rules
The division includes updates to:
Upper Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber) (Judicial Review) (England and Wales) Fees Order 2011

Binder 2
Division E Statutory Instruments
The division includes updates to:
Civil Legal Aid (Immigration Interviews) (Exceptions) Regulations 2012

The following statutory instrument has been added:
Immigration and Nationality (Fees) Regulations 2014
Immigration and Nationality (Fees) Regulations 2016
Immigration and Nationality (Fees) Regulations 2017

Division V Nationality
This division has been updated for latest developments and cases.

Division X Detention and Bail
This division has been updated to include Introduction and the following new cases: R(Idira) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2016] WLR 1694, R(B) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2016] QC 789 and R(Ali) v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2017] EWCA Civ 138.


Dr Diego Acosta Arcarazo, LLB, MA, PhD, Lecturer in Law, University of Bristol — Editor

Helen Foot, Barrister, Garden Court Chambers, 57-60 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London — Editor


 Adam Pipe Editor
Alison Pickup , Barrister, Doughty Street Chambers Editor
 Colin Yeo Editor
Prof. Elspeth Guild Editor
 Greg Ó Ceallaigh Editor
Joseph Middleton , Barrister, Doughty Street Chambers Editor
 Julia Onslow-Cole Editor
Dr Maria-Teresa Gil-Bazo Editor
 Ranjiv Khubber Editor
 Richard McKee General editor