Updated information on housing for asylum seekers

Whilst the issues around housing for asylum seekers in Home Office dispersed accommodation is changing rapidly, we have updated our information sheets on both the housing situation in general, and the new contract.

Do note that nearly all areas in the UK are due to receive some asylum seekers under new dispersal rules, so do watch out what is happening in your area, and get in touch with us if there are any problems with the housing.

The updated housing document is here Housing issues for asylum seekers June 7th 2018

and the latest news on the new Housing Contract is here Asylum accommodation update 21 05 18

these are also added to our “documents ” section on this website.

STOP PRESS ! The news has just come through that Newcastle Council has lost the tribunal case on forced shared rooms, to landlord Jomast.