Collection

Provide services for asylum applicants, refugees and migrants

Information to help organisations work with asylum applicants, refugees, people granted humanitarian protection and new migrants to the UK.

This information is for people and organisations that work with:

  • asylum applicants
  • unaccompanied asylum-seeking children
  • refugees
  • people granted humanitarian protection
  • people recently arrived in the UK from outside the EEA
  • people returning to their home country

The documents in this collection contain essential, technical information about our specific projects and other work in this area.

Refugees: integration loans

Guidance and forms for organisations helping new refugees and people granted humanitarian protection, and their dependants, to get integration loans.

  1. Application for an integration loan

    • Form
  2. Integration loans policy guidance: process

    • Guidance

Unaccompanied asylum-seeking children: local authority grants

These documents contain information about the grants that are available to local authorities for looking after unaccompanied asylum-seeking children.

  1. Unaccompanied asylum-seeking children and leaving care: funding instructions

    • Guidance

European Refugee Fund

Information for organisations that work with refugees and asylum applicants, and want to apply for funding from the European Refugee Fund.

  1. European Refugee Fund: general information

    • Guidance
  2. European Refugee Fund: successful projects from 2008 to 2013

    • Guidance
  3. European Refugee Fund: summary for 2008 to 2013

    • Guidance

European Integration Fund

Information for organisations that work with new migrants and want to apply for funding from the European Integration Fund.

  1. European Integration Fund 2013: application guidance

    • Guidance
  2. European Integration Fund 2013: frequently asked questions

    • Guidance
  3. European Integration Fund 2013: selection scoring matrix

    • Guidance
  4. European Integration Fund: summary for 2007 to 2013

    • Guidance
  5. European Integration Fund: successful projects from 2009 to 2013

    • Guidance

European Return Fund

Information for organisations that work with people returning to their home country (outside the EEA) and want to apply for funding from the European Return Fund.

  1. European Return Fund: general information

    • Guidance
  2. European Return Fund: summary for 2008 to 2013

    • Guidance
  3. European Return Fund: list of funded projects from 2008 to 2013

    • Guidance

Return programmes

Information for organisations working with people who want to return to their home countries.

  1. Voluntary assisted return and reintegration (VARRP)

    • Guidance
  2. Assisted voluntary return of irregular migrants (AVRIM)

    • Guidance

Refugees: Gateway Protection Programme

Information for organisations about the Gateway Protection Programme for resettling the most vulnerable refugees in the UK.

  1. Gateway Protection Programme: information for organisations

    • Guidance