Living in Asylum Accommodation – a Home Office guide

The guide, entitled Living in Asylum Accommodation, contains information for asylum seekers on the following subjects:

  • Housing and services provided by the Home Office.
  • Details on the organisations that provide and deliver services for asylum seekers.
  • Expectations for asylum seekers staying in temporary accommodation.
  • Information on where and how to report problems, concerns and changes in circumstances.


The guide has been published in eleven languages, and each guide is available to download at GOV.UK – Living in Asylum Accommodation.

Alternatively, the guide can be downloaded directly from the site by selecting the corresponding link below for the preferred language: