Important reminder for people wishing to apply for Family Reunification

If you received refugee status or subsidiary protection before December 30th 2016, you have until 30th December 2017 to apply for Family Reunification for eligible family members. This includes programme refugees who arrived in Ireland in 2016. If you were previously refused an application for Family Reunification for eligible relatives because your application fell outside […]

Posted on: November 29, 2017

Fundamental detail and urgency missing from government announcement on the right to work for people seeking asylum

Media Statement, 21 November 2017 In response to the Government’s announcement Nick Henderson, CEO, said: “Opting in to the 2013 Reception Conditions Directive is a positive step. However, the creation of another interdepartmental group, six months after the Supreme Court decision, shows a disregard for the existing delays in the Irish asylum system. Current estimates […]

Posted on: November 22, 2017