MAC Call for Evidence on migration - deadline 27 October 2017

16 August 2017

Home Secretary, Rt Hon Amber Rudd MP, sent a letter to Chair of the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC), Prof Alan Manning, commissioning the MAC for advice on the economic and social impacts on the United Kingdom labour market of the UK’s exit from the European Union and how the UK’s immigration system should be aligned with a modern industrial strategy. As a result, MAC is collating evidence to inform their study and has today put out a call for evidence as detailed below.

Migration Advisory Committee: EEA-workers in the UK labour market (https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/call-for-evidence-and-briefing-note-eea-workers-in-the-uk-labour-market) – MAC are looking at current patterns of EU and EEA migration by sector, region, skill level and other areas. The call for evidence is a set of questions on: EEA migration trends; recruitment practices, training and skills; and economic, social and fiscal impacts. MAC have asked respondents to email MAC@homeoffice.gsi.gov.uk . The consultation is open until 27 October 2017.