HC Deb 21 January 1975 vol 884 c291W
Mr. Stokes

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department what is the total number of illegal immigrants who have so far taken advantage of the Government's amnesty.

Mr. Alexander W. Lyon

Up to 10th January 1,479 applications had been received, 452 applicants have been found eligible to benefit, 184 ineligible, and 843 are still being considered.