§ 59. Mr. Chapman
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will give the numbers of Commonwealth citizens who, under the Commonwealth Immigrants Act, have been refused admission to the United Kingdom on arrival during the first nine months' operation of the Act, together with the territories of origin of the citizens concerned.
§ Mr. Brooke
156 Commonwealth citizens were refused admission to the United Kingdom during the first nine months' operation of Part I of the Commonwealth Immigrants Act. Following are the details:
COMMONWEALTH CITIZENS REFUSED ADMISSION UNDER THE COMMONWEALTH IMMIGRANTS ACT. 1st July 1962–31st March 1963 Territory which issued passport Aden 11 Australia 22 British Guiana 2 Canada 15 Cyprus 32 Ghana 3 Hong Kong 2 India 9 Jamaica 3 Kenya 6 Leeward and Windward Islands 2 Malta 5 New Zealand 2 Pakistan 30 Rhodesia and Nyasaland 1 Trinidad and Tobago 5 Uganda 1 All other territories 5 Total 156