Updated to 26 April 2017

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Whole act other than paragraphs (b), (f), (i), (j), (l), (m), and (p) of s.6(2) insofar as it is not already in operation 31 December 2016 Commenced by International Protection Act (Commencement) (No.3) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 663 of 2016)
Ss. 1, 2 (insofar as it relates to the repeal referred to in s. 6(1)), s. 6(1) (insofar as it relates to the repeal of section 7A of the Refugee Act 1996 (17/1996)) 11 January 2016 Commenced by International Protection Act 2015 (Commencement) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 26 of 2016)
S. 2 insofar as it is not already in operation 22 December 2016 Commenced by International Protection Act (Commencement) (No.3) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 663 of 2016)
S.3 22 December 2016 Commenced by International Protection Act (Commencement) (No.3) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 663 of 2016)
Ss. 4 - 77 (other than paragraphs (b), (f), (i), (j), (l), (m), and (p) of s.6(2) insofar as it is not already in operation) 31 December 2016 Commenced by International Protection Act (Commencement) (No.3) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 663 of 2016)
S.15(5) insofar as it relates to a prescribing form 22 December 2016 Commenced by International Protection Act (Commencement) (No.3) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 663 of 2016)
S.17(2) insofar as it relates to prescribing information 22 December 2016 Commenced by International Protection Act (Commencement) (No.3) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 663 of 2016)
S.20(1) insofar as it relates to prescribing places of detention 22 December 2016 Commenced by International Protection Act (Commencement) (No.3) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 663 of 2016)
S.48(7) 22 December 2016 Commenced by International Protection Act (Commencement) (No.3) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 663 of 2016)
S.48(8) 22 December 2016 Commenced by International Protection Act (Commencement) (No.3) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 663 of 2016)
S.49(10) 22 December 2016 Commenced by International Protection Act (Commencement) (No.3) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 663 of 2016)
S.51(5) 22 December 2016 Commenced by International Protection Act (Commencement) (No.3) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 663 of 2016)
S.55(3) 22 December 2016 Commenced by International Protection Act (Commencement) (No.3) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 663 of 2016)
S.55(4) 22 December 2016 Commenced by International Protection Act (Commencement) (No.3) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 663 of 2016)
S.61(2) 22 December 2016 Commenced by International Protection Act (Commencement) (No.3) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 663 of 2016)
S. 78 10 March 2016 Commenced by International Protection Act 2015 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 133 of 2016)
S. 79 Not yet commenced. Commencement order required under s. 1(2)
S. 80 10 March 2016 Commenced by International Protection Act 2015 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 133 of 2016)
S. 81 10 March 2016 Commenced by International Protection Act 2015 (Commencement) (No. 2) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 133 of 2016)

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
S. 21(3) form prescribed International Protection Act 2015 (Procedures and Periods for Appeals) Regulations 2017. (S.I. No. 116 of 2017), reg. 5(1)(b), (2), sch. 2
S. 21(6) notification period prescribed International Protection Act 2015 (Procedures and Periods for Appeals) Regulations 2017. (S.I. No. 116 of 2017), regs. 3(a), 4
S. 22(5) form prescribed International Protection Act 2015 (Procedures and Periods for Appeals) Regulations 2017. (S.I. No. 116 of 2017), reg. 5(1)(c) , (2), sch. 3
S. 22(8) notification period prescribed International Protection Act 2015 (Procedures and Periods for Appeals) Regulations 2017. (S.I. No. 116 of 2017), regs. 3(b), 4
Established on 31 December 2016 International Protection Act 2015 (Establishment Day) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 661 of 2016), art. 2
S. 15(5) form prescribed International Protection Act 2015 (Application for International Protection Form) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 660 of 2016), regs. 1(2), 2, schedule
S. 17(2)(c) information prescribed International Protection Act 2015 (Temporary Residence Certificate)(Prescribed Information) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 662 of 2016), regs. 1(2), 2
S.20(1) places of detention prescribed International Protection Act 2015 (Places of detention) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 666 of 2016), reg.2, schedule
S. 39(3)(b), (c) form prescribed International Protection Act 2015 (Procedures and Periods for Appeals) Regulations 2017. (S.I. No. 116 of 2017), reg. 5(1)(a), (2), sch. 1
S. 41(2)(a) notification period prescribed International Protection Act 2015 (Procedures and Periods for Appeals) Regulations 2017. (S.I. No. 116 of 2017), regs. 3(c), 4
S. 42 procedures prescribed International Protection Act 2015 (Procedures and Periods for Appeals) Regulations 2017. (S.I. No. 116 of 2017), regs. 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
S. 43(a) notification period prescribed International Protection Act 2015 (Procedures and Periods for Appeals) Regulations 2017. (S.I. No. 116 of 2017), regs. 3(d), 4
S.46(6) amended on the 31 December 2016 International Protection Act 2015 (Permission to remain)Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 664 of 2016), regs.1(2), 2
S.48(7) schedules 1 and 2 inserted on the 31 December 2016 International Protection Act 2015 (Voluntary Return) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 665 of 2016), reg. 3
S.48(8) schedule 3 inserted on the 31 December 2016 International Protection Act 2015 (Voluntary Return) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 665 of 2016), reg. 4
S. 51(5) form prescribed International Protection Act 2015 (Deportation) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 668 of 2016), regs. 1(2), 2, schedule
S. 55(3)(a) form prescribed International Protection Act 2015 (Travel Document) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 667 of 2016), regs. 1(2), 3, schedule 1
S. 55(3)(b) information prescribed International Protection Act 2015 (Travel Document) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 667 of 2016), regs. 1(2), 4, schedule 2
S. 55(3)(c) fee prescribed International Protection Act 2015 (Travel Document) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 667 of 2016), regs. 1(2), 5
S. 55(4) form prescribed International Protection Act 2015 (Travel Document) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 667 of 2016), regs. 1(2), 6, schedule 3

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
None
S. 3 International Protection Act 2015 (Procedures and Periods for Appeals) Regulations 2017. (S.I. No. 116 of 2017)
  International Protection Act 2015 (Deportation) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 668 of 2016)
  International Protection Act 2015 (Travel Document) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 667 of 2016)
  International Protection Act 2015 (Places of detention) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 666 of 2016)
  International Protection Act 2015 (Temporary Residence Certificate)(Prescribed Information) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 662 of 2016)
  International Protection Act 2015 (Application for International Protection Form) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 660 of 2016)
S.3, s.48(7), s.48(8) International Protection Act 2015 (Voluntary Return) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 665 of 2016)
S.3, s.49(10) International Protection Act 2015 (Permission to remain)Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 664 of 2016)
S. 15(5) International Protection Act 2015 (Application for International Protection Form) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 660 of 2016)
S. 17(2)(c) International Protection Act 2015 (Temporary Residence Certificate)(Prescribed Information) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 662 of 2016)
S. 20(1) International Protection Act 2015 (Places of detention) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 666 of 2016)
S. 41(4) International Protection Act 2015 (Procedures and Periods for Appeals) Regulations 2017. (S.I. No. 116 of 2017)
S. 51(5) International Protection Act 2015 (Deportation) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 668 of 2016)
S. 55(3) International Protection Act 2015 (Travel Document) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 667 of 2016)
S. 55(4) International Protection Act 2015 (Travel Document) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 667 of 2016)
S. 61(2) International Protection Act 2015 (Establishment Day) Order 2016 (S.I. No. 661 of 2016)
S. 77 International Protection Act 2015 (Procedures and Periods for Appeals) Regulations 2017. (S.I. No. 116 of 2017)