Judicial Review of age assessment decisions in the Upper Tribunal

Judicial Review of age assessment decisions in the Upper Tribunal

Transfer of judicial to the Upper Tribunal in immigration cases is currently limited by statute but, since late 2011, all 'fresh claim' judicial reviews have been transferred to the UT, and many judicial reviews of social services' age assessments are also transferred there. This paper looks at the procedure and practical implications of judicial reviews being considered in the Upper Tribunal (IAC) regarding age assessments.

Author: Alison Pickup

Publication date: June 4 2013