Delays in reforming asylum appeal system are costing millions in legal challenges

Delays in introducing legislation reforming appeals in the asylum process contributed to costs borne by the tax payer of over €3 million in 2011 says the Irish Refugee Council (IRC).  The Annual Report of the Refugee Appeals Tribunal 2011, published today shows that 73% of the Tribunal’s non-pay expenditure went on legal costs associated with […]

Posted on: June 12, 2012