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Asylum: Employment

Question for Home Office

UIN 139585, tabled on 14 March 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what her timetable is for conclusions of the review into the Government’s policy on asylum seeker's rights to work; and if she will publish details of the (a) progress, (b) outcomes and (c) activity of the review to 14 March 2022.

Answered on

22 March 2022

The review of asylum seeker right to work policy has been concluded. We are retaining our policy with no further changes.

A Written Ministerial Statement was made on 8 December, setting out the Home Office’s findings and rationale: Asylum Seekers: Right to Work Policy - Hansard - UK Parliament.

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