About this course
This course was last updated in July 2023.
Welcome to our step by step guide to claiming asylum in the UK. This course covers lodging a claim, inadmissibility, evidence, challenging refusals and the availability of legal aid.
The course is only available to paying members of Free Movement. If you are not already a member, you can join here and access not just this course but all of our courses. Membership starts from £22 plus VAT per month, or £220 plus VAT for annual membership, and you can cancel at any time. We also offer corporate and group membership options.
You can check out the course contents below. For developments since this course was last updated, check Free Movement articles tagged “asylum process”.
Modules within this course
Lodging the claim and screening interviewHow to lodge an asylum claim, what happens at the screening interview, and the interview under caution
This module introduces inadmissibility. It covers responding to notices of intent, the timeframes for removal and an example scenario.
Evidence and substantive interviewWhat happens at the substantive interview
Decision on the claimWhat decisions can be taken and what happen after the decision
Legal aid and asylum supportWho is entitled to legal aid, who is entitled to asylum support, and how to apply for those
A great deal of time and effort goes into producing the information on Free Movement, become a member of Free Movement to get unlimited access to all articles, and much, much more
Join now and get access to all our training modules for free.
By becoming a member of Free Movement, you not only support the hard-work that goes into maintaining the website, but get access to premium features;
- Access to all our online training materials
- Downloadable CPD certificates
- Single login for personal use
- FREE downloads of Free Movement ebooks
- Access to all Free Movement blog content
- Access to our busy forums