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Entry Clearances: Sri Lanka

Volume 495: debated on Monday 29 June 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many applications for (a) visas and (b) leave to remain from Sri Lankan nationals his Department has under consideration. (279430)

There are 1,957 Sri Lankan nationals who are currently awaiting a decision on their applications for Leave to Remain.

During May 2009, we received 3,424 visa applications from Sri Lankan nationals.