§ Mr. Tipping
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs how many applications were received for settlement visas for spouses from the Philippines during 1992; and how many were granted.
§ Mr. Lennox-Boyd
This information is not available in London. I have asked the British embassy in Manila to provide the answer and I shall arrange for the hon. Member to receive a reply from the migration and visa correspondence unit of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office shortly.