Policies are formal statements that explain the purpose and the mechanics of operational initiatives at the Board. A policy set out specific responsibilities for action by decision-makers and personnel supporting the adjudicative process. Policies are flexible instruments, and the degree to which they are mandatory varies with the content of the policy. They often contain elements that are mandatory, but may also provide general guidance or define areas in which the exercise of discretion is required.
Immigration Appeal Division
Policy on Communication for Immigration Appeal Division Early Resolution Officers
The purpose of this policy is to set out an approach governing communication in the Immigration Appeal Division (IAD) when such communication occurs between an Early Resolution Officer (ERO) and the parties or between an ERO and a member in the absence of the parties concerning appeals before the IAD.
(June 2013 | Updated July 2017)