Guidance

India: country policy and information notes

Guidance used by UK Visas and Immigration to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.

Documents

Country policy and information note: Sexual orientation and gender identity and expression, India, October 2018

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Country policy and information note: Women fearing gender-based violence, India, July 2018

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Country policy and information note: religious minorities, India, May 2018

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Country policy and information note: prison conditions, India, November 2016

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Country policy and information notes (previously known as country information and guidance reports) are used by UK Visas and Immigration officials to make decisions in asylum and human rights applications.

The notes also give information on asylum seekers’ countries of origin.

Published 9 December 2016
Last updated 23 January 2019 + show all updates
  1. Added 3 new documents: Country policy and information note: Internal relocation, Country policy and information note: Actors of protection, Country background note: India
  2. Updated the note on sexual orientation and gender identity and expression
  3. Added CPIN India Women fearing gender-based violence, July 2018 document.
  4. Guidance on religious minorities published.
  5. Updated country policy and information note: sexual orientation and gender identity.
  6. First published.