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Refugees: Afghanistan

Question for Home Office

UIN 52478, tabled on 21 September 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, whether she has issued guidance to people in Afghanistan who are eligible for a visa under the Afghan Relocation and Assistance Policy on obtaining a visa in a third country.

Answered on

18 October 2021

Details of the how to apply for relocation under the Afghan Relocation and Assistance Policy (ARAP), including for those in third countries, can be found in the Afghanistan Resettlement and Immigration policy statement.

Guidance was published on 1 September 2021 providing details on how to make ARAP applications from third countries.

The policy statement can be viewed here: Afghanistan resettlement and immigration policy statement - GOV.UK (

The guidance can be found here: Afghan locally employed staff - relocation schemes.

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