Policy and legislation Immigration Some children to be subject to no recourse to public funds condition Changes to the Immigration Rules published on 16 March 2017, HC 1078, mean that limited leave to remain granted to a child in line with the leave granted to his/her parent will be subject to the same condition as to recourse to public funds, with effect for all decisions made on or after 6 April 2017.1 Home Office statistics The immigration statistics show that in the year ending March 2017, asylum applications decreased by 17 per cent to 28,891.2 The highest number of applications ...