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Updated Home Office guidance on permission to work and volunteer for asylum seekers

This guidance tells you about handling requests for permission to work from asylum seekers, failed asylum seekers, and those who have submitted protection based further submissions. It also covers volunteering.

Find the link below to “Permission to work and volunteering for asylum seekers” (Version 14.0). Published on 25 January 2024 at