Asylum seekers and refugees

This section provides information on the housing rights of asylum seekers and refugees in the UK.

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Support for asylum seekers

UK law on people seeking asylum has changed over the years. The date you arrived can affect the support you will receive, find out more here.

Useful links for asylum seekers and refugees

This page lists organisations that provide advice and support to asylum seekers and refugees.

Last updated: 13 January 2020

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