The inquiry into asylum support will be conducted by a panel of MPs, peers and other experts, supported by The Children’s Society, to examine whether the current support system provided by the Home Office for those seeking protection in the UK meets the needs of children, young people and families.

Month of publication 
January
Year of publication 
2013
Number of pages 
5
Author 
The Children's Society
Category 
Parliamentary briefings
Related reports 

Asylum Support Inquiry report

Evidence shows that the current asylum support system is in urgent need of reform if it is to have regard to the safety and wellbeing of children and meet its obligations to promote children’s best interests. Change is required so that all children can have a good childhood and the best possible start to life.

Date published 
January 2013
Number of pages 
40