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.

August 2018 – Tier 2 Visas and the NHS

Thank you to those who contacted me about Tier 2 visas for NHS staff. Since 2011, Tier 2, the main immigration work route for skilled non-EEA […]

August 2018 – Tier 2 and Migrant Workers’ Right to Strike

Thank you to those who contacted me about migrants and the right to strike. Having looked into this issue, it is the case that a Tier 2 […]

August 2018 – Commercial Sexual Exploitation

Thank you for contacting me about commercial sexual exploitation.   I know the Government is committed to protecting those selling sex from harm and enabling the […]

July 2018 – Al Quds and Hezbollah

Thank you to those who contacted me about Hezbollah and the Central London Protest.   Peaceful protest is a vital part of our democratic society. It is […]

July 2018 – EDM 1140 and Whiplash

Thank you to those who contacted me about EDM 1140, regarding whiplash. Ministers do not, by convention, sign any Early Day Motions, as doing so is likely […]

July 2019 – UK Guidance on Detainees

Thank you to those who contacted me regarding the consolidated guidance on detainees.   The current consolidated guidance, published in 2010, sets out the principles for […]

July 2018 – EDM 1115 and Firefighters Memorial Day

Thank you to those of you who took the time to let me know of you concerns regarding the Firefighters Memorial Day and EDM 1115. Ministers do not, […]

July 2018 – Data Protection Leveson Amendments

Thank you to those of you who took the time to let me know of your concerns regarding the ‘Leveson’ amendments to the Data Protection Bill (now […]

July 2018 – Human Trafficking and ‘Stephen’s Story’

Thank you to those who contact me about human trafficking and Stephen’s story.   I know that the Government is committed to tackling every form of modern […]

June 2018 – Emergency Service Workers

Thank you to those who contacted me about protecting emergency service workers. We owe emergency service workers a debt of gratitude for the courage, commitment and […]