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February, 2017

Shortage of Judges in Immigration Tribunals
   
 

A rapid decline in the number of immigration tribunal judges could herald a crisis, despite the government’s insistence that there is sufficient capacity to deal with a growing backlog of work.

Government figures show that in 2012 there were 347 fee-paid and 132 salaried judges in the first-tier tribunal. In 2016 there were only 242 fee-paid and 77 salaried. In the upper tribunal, a headcount of 40 fee-paid and 42 salaried judges in 2012 declined to 35 fee-paid and 42 salaried last year.

Read more at: https://www.lawgazetste.co.uk/news/shortage-of-judges-hits-immigration-tribunals/5059890.article

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https://www.lawgazette.co.uk/news/shortage-of-judges-hits-immigration-tribunals/5059890.article

 


 

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