HC Deb 11 March 1965 vol 708 c142W
Mr. Kitson

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many immigrants have been deported for criminal offences since the passing of the Commonwealth Immigrants Act; and to which countries they have been deported.

Sir F. Soskice

A person may be deported under the Commonwealth Immigrants Act, 1962, only if he has been recommended for deportation by a court following his conviction of an offence punishable with imprisonment. Between 1st June, 1962, and 28th February, 1965, 699 orders were made under the Act for the deportation of offenders to the following countries:

Country Orders made
Republic of Ireland 423
Aden 2
Australia 6
Barbados 9
British Guiana 27
Canada 10
Ceylon 1
Cyprus 16
Fiji 1
Gambia 3
Gibraltar 1
Hong Kong 4
India 4
Jamaica 99
Leeward and Windward Islands 26
Malta 26
Mauritius 1
New Zealand 3
Nigeria 7
Pakistan 9
Sierra Leone 3
Southern Rhodesia 1
Tanzania 1
Trinidad and Tobago 15
Turks Island 1