Judicial review into UK Hotel Quarantine Policy gains media attention

Appearing in the media this weekend, PGMBM discussed our increasingly popular bid for a judicial review into the government’s Hotel Quarantine Policy.   We were quoted by numerous news outlets in articles about the policy, including the Daily Mail, The Independent, and City Am, after hundreds of travellers were left stuck in countries that were abruptly added to the reimposed red list.   The government has come under fire for the lack of notice given to people who had travelled to countries […]

PGMBM lawyers continue to fight back against UK government’s Hotel Quarantine Policy

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PGMBM has now issued court proceedings after the government refused to review their controversial hotel quarantine rules. After forcing the government into a U-turn on the costs of hotel quarantine for those facing financial hardship, PGMBM now believes that detaining fully vaccinated people for ten days in a hotel if they have tested negative on […]

Government Facing Legal Action Over ‘Unlawful’ Hotel Quarantine Policy

Hotel quarantine

A second judicial review is being sought by PGMBM for the Government’s controversial hotel quarantine policy. The Government could end up paying tens of millions of pounds in compensation if they do not change their approach. In July 2021, in the first phase of the judicial review, PGMBM forced the Government into a U-turn on […]

Government Confirms It Will Change Its Hotel Quarantine Policy

Last week, PGMBM received confirmation from the Government that we had been successful in forcing a U-turn over the costs vulnerable people were incurring as part of the hotel quarantine policy. While the details of how this will work have not yet been laid out, we are reassured that the Government have listened to reason on this. “It’s […]

PGMBM Launch Challenge To Government’s Hotel Quarantine Policy


In response to the news that the Government would be enforcing a mandatory hotel quarantine policy, PGMBM is preparing to launch a legal challenge to stand up for the human rights of those entering the UK.   We believe that the hotel quarantine policy is unlawful in a number of different respects and should therefore be subject to judicial review.  Tom Goodhead, Barrister and Managing Partner of […]