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Right to Work Checks and Biometric Residence Permits - Updated Guidance
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 3 2016

The Home Office has recently published a guidance Note on biometric residence permits (BRPs) in light of their increased use. The Guidance Note also


Update for landlords - Immigration Act 2014
  • DWF LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 2 2016

Do your tenants have the right to be in the UK? From the 1 February 2016 all private landlords in England have to check that all new tenants given


Landlords face up to a £3000 fine for not checking occupiers’ ID
  • Paris Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 1 2016

From the 1 February 2016 before granting a tenancy or a licence, landlords or their managing agents (if they accepted the responsibility) will have


Immigration law challenges in 2016
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 1 2016

In 2015, the Government commissioned the Migration Advisory Committee to undertake a comprehensive review of Tier 2 (the main category of work visas


New obligations on landlords to check the immigration status of tenants
  • Pitmans LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 1 2016

From this date, landlords of residential properties are prohibited from allowing certain people, based on their immigration status, to occupy their


Podcast: Episode 86 - The View from Mayer Brown
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 29 2016

Nick looks at three cases. First he looks at the recent ECHR case on monitoring of personal emails at work. The second case looks at whether it was


Right to rent: government shifts responsibility onto landlords
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • January 29 2016

From 1 February 2016 landlords across the country will become responsible for policing the immigration status of their tenants New legislation will


Changes to the Registered Travellers Scheme
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • January 27 2016

We previously updated you on 30 April 2015 regarding the Registered Travellers Scheme which has since been opened up to a greater number of


'Right to Rent' checks in force 1 February 2016
  • Shoosmiths LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 27 2016

From 1 February 2016 landlords of residential property in England (not also Wales) will have to carry out checks to ensure potential tenants have the


‘Right to Rent’ Scheme expanded
  • Teacher Stern
  • United Kingdom
  • January 27 2016

Albeit that the Government’s guidance on the Right to Rent Scheme is still in draft form, from 1 February 2016 all landlords of residential property