USM: Recognition/Substantiation of Claimants

Response to this request is long overdue. By law, under all circumstances, Immigration Department should have responded by now (details). You can complain by requesting an internal review.

Dear Immigration Department,

Can you provide the following data from 2014 to the present date, with regards to individuals who have raised non-refoulement claims in Hong Kong: [broken down in to each respective year]

(i) The total number of individuals who raised claims within each respective year;
(ii) The number of individual claimants which received a Decision on their claim;
(iii) Of those at (ii), those which were:
(a) Granted/Substantiated by the Immigration Department;
(b) Refused by the Immigration Department.
(c) Otherwise withdrew their claims (as at any stage).
(d) Remain Pending.

(iv) The total number of individuals who lodged appeals within each respective year;
(v) The number of Individuals who received a Decision from the TCAB/NRCPO;
(vi) Of those at (v), the number of appeals/claimants that were:
(a) Granted/Substantiated by the Torture Claims Appeal Board/Non-refoulement Claims Petition Office (TCAB/NRCPO);
(b) Refused/Dismissed by the TCAB/NRCPO;
(c) Remain Pending.

Yours faithfully,

Isaac Shaffer

Dear Immigration Department,

This request is now overdue. Please provide this information/data ASAP.

Please also provide confirmation of when this can be expected.

Yours faithfully,

Isaac Shaffer

Dear Immigration Department,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews.

I am writing to request an internal review of Immigration Department's handling of my FOI request 'USM: Recognition/Substantiation of Claimants'.

This request is long overdue a response.

A full history of my FOI request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address: https://accessinfo.hk/en/request/usm_rec...

Yours faithfully,

Isaac Shaffer

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