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July 23rd, 2010

Pankina – Judgement Changes to Policy Guidance

Judgements in the case of Secretary of State for the Home Department v Pankina has resulted in, the UK Border Agency modifying the policy guidance for migrants refused on the basis of not meeting the maintenance criteria under the points based system.

If your case was refused regarding maintenance under the points-based system between 23 June and 22 July 2010 from;

  • outside the UK you are entitled to a review of the decision
  • inside the UK on or before 22 July 2010

From 23 July 2010 Maintenance for applications under the points-based system will be considered in conjunction with the new rules.