Home Office

If you have written to Nigel as part of a standard-letter campaign, such as those from 38 Degrees, you can find his responses on the issues here.

December 2016 – Refugee Children

Thank you for contacting me about the transferal of refugee children. While the decision and the timing of the operation to clear the migrant camp was […]

October 2016 – Child Refugees in Calais

Thank you for contacting me about asylum claims, child refugees, and Calais. First let me assure you that the Government supports the swift processing of asylum […]

September 2016 – Animal testing at Grimston

Thank you for contacting me about animal testing and the facility at Grimston.  I appreciate your concerns regarding this issue. I am, as many know, a dog […]

August 2016 – Reuniting Refugee Families

Thank you for contacting me about reuniting refugees with family members. The Government’s refugee family reunion policy allows immediate family members of a person in the […]

April 2016 – Migrant Detention Times

Thank you for getting in touch about a detention time limit for migrants. I agree with the Government’s position, which is that a time limit on […]

April 2016 – Dubs Amendment/Unaccompanied Children

Thank you for your recent email regarding the amendment proposed by Lord Dubs calling for the Government to relocate 3,000 children from Europe. The Government recognises […]

March 2016 – Reuniting Refugee Family Members

Thank you for contacting me about reuniting refugees with family members. As you have mentioned, the Government’s refugee family reunion policy allows immediate family members of […]