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Email for general enquiries:  

Email for casework:  

BID London office: for all general queries and detainees (except those held at the centres listed below)
Tel: 020 7247 3590 (please call between 10 12 p.m, Monday to Thursday - outside of these times leave a message)
Fax: 020 7426 0335
Address:28 Commercial Street, London E1 6LS

BID Oxford office: for detainees at Campsfield House and Brook House
Tel: 01865 200 357  (phones are open on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday - please call between 1.30 and 4.30 p.m.)
Fax: 01865 793 009

Media and Policy Enquires:
Tel: 0780 363 0406 Email: adeline(at), or sarahc(at)
(This number and these email addresses are only for press and policy queries. We cannot give advice on individual casework queries from this line. Please ring the numbers given above for legal casework advice)

BID works with people detained by the UK Border Agency to advise on bail and release from detention. BID does not deal with any other aspect of the asylum and immigration process. We cannot offer legal advice on general asylum or immigration matters.