Iqbal and others v Secretary of State for the Home Department; Tank and another v Secretary of State for the Home Department

Immigration – Leave to remain. The proceedings concerned two appeals in which both first appellants had applied for leave to remain in the United Kingdom as a Tier 1 (Entrepreneur) Migrant. They had relied on funds from third parties to demonstrate the requisite access to funds. Both applications were refused for failure to comply with the requirements regarding the provision of documentation in para 41-SD(a)(i) of Appendix A to the Immigration Rules. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, in dismissing both appeals, ruled as to the proper interpretation and application of paras 41-SD(a)(i) and 41-SD(b) of Appendix A to the Immigration Rules.

Category: