TIP screening questions and interdepartmental joint assessment mechanism

Charlie Yeung made this Freedom of Information request to Immigration Department

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Dear Immigration Department,

1. Please provide details on any standardized protocols and procecdural differences in the conduct of TIP assessments by the Immigration Department, Labour Department, C&E Department, and Police pursuant to the interdepartmental joint assessment mechanism. In particular, please explain how cases are assigned or allocated to each department and their respective screening methods (i.e. including guidelines and explanation of common practices). If your department does not possess information on other departments or the interdepartmental joint assessment mechanism, please confirm this and provide the requested information for your department only.

2. Regarding Tier 1 and 2 screenings for TIP assessments carried out by your department, please provide the standard list(s) of questions (or procedural guidelines guiding any variation in questioning).

Yours faithfully,


Immigration Department

Dear Sir/ Madam,

Our department has received your application for access to information on
12-01-2021. Your application is now under processing. According to
paragraph 1.16 of the Code on Access to Information, you will be informed
of the latest progress of the case separately on or before 01-02-2021.
Thank you for your attention.  

Best Regards,

HO Lung-wa, Felix
for Director of Immigration

Immigration Department

Dear Charlie,

I refer to your application of code on access to information submitted on
12 January 2021.  Please be informed that the information requested has
been provided in a consolidated reply of Security Bureau which was sent to
you on 01 February 2021.  Thank you.

Yours sincerely,

HO Lung-wa, Felix
(for Director of Immigration)

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