Home Office Statements

This page serves to provide the latest relevant Home Office statements surrounding the Syrian Vulnerable Persons Relocation Scheme.

This section will also include statements from central government where relevant.

Statements from 2016

30 March 2016 

Richard Harington, the Minister for Syrian Refugees highlights the UK’s commitment to Syrian refugees whilst speaking at a UNHCR conference. Read his speech here.

Statements from 2015

01 October 2015

Home Office responds to LGA Councillor David Simmonds in relation to the Syrian Resettlement Programme. You can see the full response here.

16 September 2015

Home Secretary updated the House of Commons on the Syrian Refugee situation (5). You can access his statement here.