News - Asylum policy
37 news items on Asylum policy
Current situation in Ter Apel and implementation of measures to transfer asylum permit holders to temporary accommodation
The situation in the application and reception centre in Ter Apel is still untenable. Almost every day, it accommodates more ...
Government takes radical action to alleviate asylum reception crisis
The situation in the crowded application centre in Ter Apel is untenable. Currently, asylum seekers arriving at the centre cannot ...
The Government, the VNG, the IPO and the Security Regions Council draw up agreements to bring the crisis around the reception of asylum seekers under control
The situation in the crowded application centre in Ter Apel is untenable. There are not enough emergency or other reception ...
Short and long-term measures to tackle the asylum crisis
The asylum crisis, which is at its most visible at the application centre in Ter Apel, calls for additional measures in the ...
State of Migration 2022: government working to gain more control over migration
The current government has committed itself to a just, humane and effective asylum and migration policy. As such, it is seeking ...
Extra asylum intake unit to be built in Bant
State Secretary for Justice and Security Eric van der Burg wrote to the House of Representatives of the Netherlands to announce ...
Accommodation needed for 13,500 asylum permit holders in the second half of this year
The government has asked municipalities and provinces to house 13,500 asylum permit holders in the second half of 2022. Asylum ...
Initial reception centre for Ukrainian refugees to open in Amsterdam today
As of today, the first wave of Ukrainian refugees who fled to the Netherlands and need a place to stay can make their way to ...
Acute shortage of asylum reception spaces – government issues instructions
There is an acute shortage of asylum reception spaces in the Netherlands. An intermittent outflow and high inflow will leave the ...
Procedure after evacuation from Afghanistan
The Netherlands is doing everything possible to enable the evacuations from Afghanistan. Emergency reception facilities are ...