Border Agency

Border Agency

An agency of the Home Office, which protects the UK border and is one of the largest law enforcement agencies in the UK. Foreign nationals can apply for visas at more than 250 of the Agency’s visa application centres worldwide, many of which are run by commercial partners.
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According to details issued to media, Sarwar applied for withdrawal of British nationality on 2 July 2013, before UK border agency, while agency confirmed his request on 18 July 2013.
According to details issued to media, Sarwar applied for withdrawal of British nationality on 2 July 2013 before UK border agency, while the agency confirmed his request on 18 July 2013.
A meeting of border agencies representatives of Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan was held in Batken region on December 9, the press service of Kyrgyz border agency reported.
THREE immigration offenders face being removed from the country following two UK Border Agency operations in North Wales.
By January 7, 2013, the UK Border Agency, the authority in charge of issuing work permits, processed 80% of the applications submitted before June 30, 2012, according to reports of Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry, citing the letter of the UK official.
Acting on a tip-off, UK Border Agency officers targeted the Subway sandwich store on City Road and checked the immigration status of staff.
BUSINESSES using illegal workers to cope with the Christmas rush will be caught out - that's the message from UK Border Agency bosses after a spate of raids in County Durham.
Officers from the UK Border Agency's Criminal and Financial Investigation Team made four arrests at Leeds Professional College, Nelson House, George Mann Road.
TWO supermarkets in Liverpool were raided by the Border Agency in a crackdown on illegal immigrants.
Police and UK Border Agency teams went to the property in Cape Road, near St Michaels Hospital, on Monday night.
A Midland college has won a High Court injunction to be allowed to enrol overseas students amid a legal row with the UK Border Agency.