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Reception of asylum seekers in the Netherlands (French)

This schematic explains the process that asylum seekers in the Netherlands go through.

Publication | 20-04-2016

Reception of asylum seekers in the Netherlands (English)

This schematic explains the process that asylum seekers in the Netherlands go through.

Publication | 11-04-2016

Expansion of national list of safe countries of origin

Dutch Minister for Migration, Mr Dijkhoff, has informed the Dutch Lower House today by letter that he is adding Ghana, India, ...

Parliamentary document: Letter to the Parliament | 09-02-2016

Does the government help asylum seekers who want to leave the Netherlands?

Yes. Asylum seekers who want to leave the Netherlands are assisted by the Departure and Repatriation Service (DT&V). Such help ...

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What happens to failed asylum seekers?

Failed asylum seekers must leave the Netherlands. They are given 28 days to do so. During this period they still receive money ...

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What is the government’s policy on child brides and forced marriages?

The Netherlands does not recognise child marriages. If a married asylum seeker turns out to be under the age of 18, they are ...

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Can the families of asylum seekers come to the Netherlands?

Once an asylum seeker has a residence permit, their spouse or registered partner and their children can come to the Netherlands. ...

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Can asylum seekers with purely economic motives also stay in the Netherlands?

No. Asylum is a form of protection. Anyone can request asylum in the Netherlands. But they will only be allowed to stay if they ...

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Applying for asylum – what is the procedure?

Asylum seekers apply for asylum because of their situation in their own country. They are granted asylum if they have good reason ...

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Presentation of WODC investigation ‘How (un)restrictive are we?

'Adjusted' and 'expected' asylum recognition rates in Europe

Parliamentary document: Letter to the Parliament | 02-02-2016