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UK Border Force: Airports

Question for Home Office

UIN 164380, tabled on 16 July 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how UK Border Force has performed against its target of processing non-EEA passengers at UK airports within 45 minutes in each month since January 2018.

Answered on

23 July 2018

Border Force service standards are that 95% of British and other European Economic Area (EEA) passengers, from the point they join an immigration queue, are seen by an officer within 25 minutes. For non-EEA passengers, the service standard is that 95% of passengers are seen by an officer within 45 minutes.

Published data on the clearance of passengers at the border can be found at

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