Resource Type: Refugee

Immigration Law Practitioners’ Association Working Group on Refugee issues

WEBINAR RECORDING: Advising Afghan nationals: law and practice

Date of recording: Monday 04 July 2022 Tutors: Sarah Pinder, Goldsmith Chambers and Helena Cullen, Afghan Pro bono Advice Project at Safe Passage This session covered up to date immigration options for Afghan nationals and their family members with in-country and out-of-country applications. Topics included: •    An update for Afghan nationals in the UK on […]

CPIN: Syria (30 June 2022)

Amendments to paragraph 2.4.2 of ‘returnees’ note, which can be found below.

Ukraine Family Scheme and Ukraine Sponsorship Scheme: visa data (30 June 2022)

Visa data updated below with the latest figures.

Asylum decision making guidance (asylum instructions) (28 June 2022)

Guidance on permission to stay on a protection route for claims made from 28 June 2022 published below.

Stopping asylum support (28 June 2022)

Guidance has been modernised and placed into the new guidance template. See ‘Changes from last version of this guidance’ for a full list of changes.

Asylum screening and routing (28 June 2022)

This asylum and policy guidance has been updated below to reflect the requirement to make an asylum claim at a “designated place”, as set out in Section 14 of the Nationality and Borders Act 2022, and definition of an “application for asylum” and “claim for humanitarian protection” as set out in Immigration Rule 327. Also, […]

Granting humanitarian protection (28 June 2022)

The guidance on humanitarian protection in asylum claims lodged before 28 June 2022 has been update, as well as the separate guidance on asylum claims lodged on or after 28 June 2022. Both documents have been updated to reflect the changes to the relevant Immigration Rules and as a result of updates to other asylum […]

Refugee leave for claims lodged before 28 June 2022 (28 June 2022)

The guidance has been updated below. It now covers asylum claims made before 28 June 2022.

Conducting asylum interviews (28 June 2022)

The guidance has been updated below. Details of changes are provided on page 7.