- 2020 UPDATE - MARCH 2021 (1.40 MB)
- 2019 UPDATE - MARCH 2020 (1.38 MB)
- 2018 UPDATE - MARCH 2019 (1.69 MB)
- 2017 UPDATE - MARCH 2018 (1.93 MB)
- 2016 UPDATE - FEBRUARY 2017 (1.63 MB)
- FOURTH UPDATE - NOVEMBER 2015 (1.43 MB)
- THIRD UPDATE - JANUARY 2015 (1.07 MB)
- SECOND UPDATE - APRIL 2014 (0.69 MB)
- FIRST UPDATE - OCTOBER 2013 (0.91 MB)
- FIRST REPORT - MARCH 2013 (0.90 MB)
The preparation of the first report and subsequent four updates was prepared by Gina Clayton on a consultancy basis, under the coordination of Asylum Aid. The 2016-2020 updates were prepared by Judith Dennis of the Refugee Council, and edited by ECRE.
Information was obtained through a combination of desk-based research and consultation with relevant stakeholders. The author relied heavily on information and analysis provided by a variety of sources, in particular the Immigration Law Practitioners’ Association (ILPA), Association of Visitors to Immigration Detainees (AVID) and Asylum Support Appeals Project.
The information in this report is up-to-date as of 31 December 2020, unless otherwise stated.