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Refugees: Afghanistan

Question for Home Office

UIN 81941, tabled on 25 November 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what recent estimate she has made of the number of Afghan citizens in bridging hotels who are waiting to be allocated housing.

Answered on

30 November 2021

We are working at pace with local authorities to source appropriate accommodation for Afghan families who were evacuated to the UK. Data on relocation will be published as part of our quarterly release which can be found at this link: Asylum and resettlement datasets - GOV.UK (

Over 4000 individuals have either moved into a settled home, are in the process of doing so or are being matched.

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