Guidance

Iran: 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: Background information, including actors of protection and internal relocation, Iran, December 2017

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Country policy and information note: honour crimes against women, Iran, October 2017

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Country policy and information note: forced marriage, Iran, August 2017

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Country policy and information note: women fearing domestic violence, Iran, July 2017

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Country policy and information note: Zoroastrians, Iran, June 2017

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Country policy and information note: Christians and Christian converts, Iran, February 2017

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Country policy and information note: Baha’is, Iran, November 2016

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Country policy and information note: adulterers, Iran, November 2016

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Country policy and information note: military service, Iran, October 2016

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Country policy and information note: journalists and internet based media, Iran, October 2016

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Country information and guidance: sexual orientation and gender identity, Iran, September 2016

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Country information and guidance: background information, including actors of protection, and internal relocation, Iran, July 2016

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Country information and guidance: illegal exit, Iran, July 2016

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Country information and guidance: Kurds and Kurdish political groups, Iran, July 2016

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Country information and guidance: smugglers, Iran, April 2016

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Country information and guidance: human rights defenders, Iran, March 2016

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Country information and guidance: prison conditions, Iran, February 2016

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Country information and guidance: women, Iran, February 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 13 December 2017 + show all updates
  1. New country policy and information note on background information, including actors of protection and internal relocation.
  2. Information on honour crimes published.
  3. New country policy and information note on forced marriage.
  4. New guidance on women fearing domestic violence.
  5. New country policy and information note on forced marriage.
  6. New country policy and information note on Zoroastrians.
  7. Updated guidance: Christians and Christian converts, Iran, February 2017.
  8. First published.