Resource Type: Racial Justice and Equality Working Group

Racial Justice and Equality Working Group

Windrush: engagement events (8 April 2022)

Updated email address to request for an application form and more information on community events.

Windrush: applicant information (28 March 2022)

Windrush Compensation Scheme Equality Impact Assessment added below.

Windrush: engagement events (25 March 2022)

Details of upcoming event on 5 April added below.

Celebrating Women in Law

Webinar Recording: https://bit.ly/3HUdIgF

Avoiding discrimination while preventing illegal working: code of practice, 2014 (4 March 2022)

Added code of practice for employers: avoiding unlawful discrimination while preventing illegal working (in force from 6 April 2022).

Windrush Scheme: full eligibility details (24 January 2022)

The guidance has been updated to clarify references to the historical impact of section 1(5) of the Immigration Act 1971 on the immigration status of Commonwealth citizens. Previous versions of Home Office guidance contained errors regarding the impact that this legislation had.

Windrush Compensation Scheme: claim forms and guidance (24 January 2022)

The primary claimant; close family members and representative of an estate guidance have been updated below.

Windrush Compensation Scheme: full rules (24 January 2022)

Updated “Definitions” section on this guidance, which explains full details of the Windrush Compensation Scheme.

Returning residents (24 January 2022)

The guidance has been updated to clarify the historical impact of Section 1(5) of the Immigration Act 1971 on the immigration status of Commonwealth citizens. Previous versions of Home Office guidance contained errors regarding the impact that this legislation had. The Windrush Scheme policy (and relevant guidance documents) has also been updated to reflect this […]