Guidance: Searching detainees at removal centres

Home Office

November 19
16:01 2019

Searching policy

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Home Office detention services order about searching detainees, staff, visitors, vehicles and mail in removal centres, pre-departure accommodation, short-term holding facilities, and under escort.

Published 1 August 2012
Last updated 19 November 2019 +show all updates
  1. Updated searching policy guidance.
  2. General update to reflect the new searching powers of IA2016.
  3. updated guidance
  4. First published.

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