Skip to main content

Immigration: Fees and Charges

Question for Home Office

UIN HL2148, tabled on 17 October 2017

To ask Her Majesty's Government what proportion of fees set by the Home Office for settlement checking services at local councils were (1) retained by local councils, and (2) retained by the Home Office, in each month since 2010.

Answered on

26 October 2017

The Home Office does not set the fee for the settlement checking service or retain any part of it. These fees are set and kept locally by individual local authorities under their wellbeing provisions.

Answered by

Home Office