Asylum Reception Criteria

Definition: Asylum seekers are entitled to reception conditions as defined in the Asylum Seekers' Benefits Act from the moment they arrive at the reception centre to which they have been assigned and where they are issued an “arrival certificate”. Data reported in 2016.

Note: Data are from the Asylum Information Database (AIDA) - a database containing information on asylum procedures, reception conditions and detention across 16 European Union (EU) Member States (Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Germany, France, Greece, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Sweden, United Kingdom) and two non-EU countries (Switzerland, Turkey)

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Asylum Reception Criteria | List of References

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Author Title Publication Edition Url Accessed Source type
European Council on Refugees and Exiles (ECRE) Asylum reception: criteria and restrictions to access reception conditions 2016 2016-03-03 web

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