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Question for Home Office

UIN 108003, tabled on 16 October 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what procedures are in place to ensure that pregnant asylum seekers and refugees receive access to maternity grants.

Answered on

5 January 2018

Details of the support available to asylum seekers including payments toward the costs arising from the birth of a new baby can be found at:
https://www.gov.uk/asylum-support/overview
The full policy and guidance for processing such claims is published on the GOV. UK at:
https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/asylum-support-asylum-instructions

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