Asylum Information

Information on claiming asylum in the UK

The rules around claiming asylum are changing. This is because the UK Government passed a law that changed the way asylum claims are treated. We do not know all the implications of this new law yet but if you arrived in the UK on or after 20th July 2023 the new asylum rules may apply to you. You can read more about the expected impact of the new law in this briefing: Impact of the Illegal Migration Act on people seeking asylum.

Page last updated: February 2024

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