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The outcome of the asylum proceedings

The final decision of the Federal Office, that is after the conclusion of the asylum proceedings, is followed either by a right of residence or a by right to remain, or by an obligation to depart. The respective immigration authorities are responsible for matters related to termination of residence.

Issuing residence permits

Issuing residence permits

Persons entitled to protection receive a residence permit from their immigration authority if the decision on their application is positive.

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The revocation and withdrawal procedure

The revocation and withdrawal procedures

The entitlement to asylum and refugee protection are to be revoked if the preconditions for them no longer apply.

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Termination of residence

Termination of residence

When an application is turned down, asylum applicants receive a negative notice, together with a notice of intention to deport. A distinction is made here between two types of rejection.

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Bans on entry and residence

Bans on entry and residence

A statutory ban on entry and residence comes into force for asylum applicants whose applications have been turned down and who do not leave the country voluntarily.

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Fraud Phone Calls!

The Federal Office has been informed that individuals are once more being threatened by anonymous callers. The callers claim to be employees of the Federal Office and threaten deportation unless a specific sum of money is paid. Please be aware that such calls are not made by the federal office. For your safety: Please try not to give or confirm any personal details when you receive such a call. Never pay money to blackmailers.


Fraud Phone Calls