BJ v Secretary of State for the Home Department: AS/08/06/17777
- Ministry of Justice, HM Courts & Tribunals Service, and First-tier Tribunal (Asylum Support)
- 8 February 2017
- Decision date:
- 18 June 2008
- Section 95 (support for asylum seekers)
- Section 95 - jurisdiction
- Smith, SV
- Not landmark
- Reference number:
Asylum Support Tribunal decision of Judge Verity Smith on 18 June 2008.
Refusal of Section 95 support on the grounds that the applicant was not an asylum seeker.
Finding (i) that the appellant was entitled to be treated as an asylum seeker by virtue of Section 94(5) of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999 and the presence in his household of his four minor dependent children and (ii) that, on the appellant’s return to the UK from Sweden under the terms of the Dublin Convention, he had made a claim for asylum once more, that claim had been refused and he was now a failed asylum seeker who was entitled to be treated as an asylum seeker by virtue of Section 94(5).
Read the full decision in BJ v SOS AS_08_06_17777
Published: 8 February 2017
Decision date: 18 June 2008