Access to reception centres by third parties


Country Report: Access to reception centres by third parties Last updated: 30/04/24


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Article 9(3)(b) RVA states that, during a stay in the reception centre, the asylum seeker must have the opportunity to communicate with family members, legal advisers, representatives of UNHCR and NGOs. There are no major obstacles in relation to access of UNHCR representatives or other legal advisers at reception centres known to the author of this report.

Table of contents

  • Statistics
  • Overview of the legal framework
  • Overview of the main changes since the previous report update
  • Asylum Procedure
  • Reception Conditions
  • Detention of Asylum Seekers
  • Content of International Protection
  • ANNEX I – Transposition of the CEAS in national legislation