Warning about fake UK Border Agency websites and calls

UK Border Agency is aware of scam e-mails, websites and calls claiming to be sent, operated and made by it.

Here are two of the scams UK Border Agency is aware of :

– People have applied for a job and have been directed to a link to pay for visa and work permit fees.

– Students have received calls from individuals who claim they work for the UK Border Agency, giving a false name and a return phone number.

In case of suspicion of scams;

  • Do not give any personal information, or confirm that any personal information they have is correct

  • Do not make any payment

  • Do report the matter online to action fraud (www.actionfraud.police.uk) or by calling Action Fraud on 0300 123 2040

 You should always access the official UK Border Agency website by typing : www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk into your internet browser  or contact us

If you wish to check if letters or emails are genuine, please  do not hesitate to contact us for detaills.

If you want to discuss this or any other immigration application, please contact us or call us on 0845 126 1350. Or add your comments below or begin a conversation with us on facebook or twitter @iam_immigration

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