Laws, Regulations & Verdicts


Numerous laws at EU, federal and state level regulate the everyday life of refugees, e.g. their reception, accommodation, schooling or granting of asylum. Here we have compiled a selection of important sources of law: At EU and federal level, these are primarily laws, at the state level the scope of the state authorities is often shaped by ordinances, circulars and administrative regulations.

News on Laws & Regulations

Vaccinations in refugee shelters: current status, demands and information
Information collected from the Refugee Council of Saxony-Anhalt According to the CoronaImpfV, people who are accommodated or who work in collective accommodation and initial reception facilities belong to prioritization group 2. Theoretically, they can be vaccinated against the coronavirus since the end of February. Due to the cramped living conditions, they are exposed to an…