Welcome to the updated 2012 edition of the Best Practice Guide to Asylum and Human Rights Appeals, authored by Mark Henderson and Alison Pickup of Doughty Street Chambers. Information in this updated guide reflects the law as up to 31 May 2012.
About the Best Practice Guide
This publication deals with the conduct of asylum and human rights appeals. The text is structured in roughly chronological order, starting with the Home Office's reasons for refusal letter followed by procedure, evidence, and presentation of the appeal, and concluding with using the determination. It aims to provide the practical advice and information required to conduct each stage of the appeal according to best practice.
This 2012 updated electronic edition of the Best Practice Guide to Asylum and Human Rights Appeals has been made possible by funding from the Nuffield Foundation.
Disclaimer: The Nuffield Foundation is a charitable trust established by Lord Nuffield. Its widest charitable object is ‘the advancement of social well-being’. The Foundation has long had an interest in social welfare and has supported this project to stimulate public discussion and policy development. The views expressed are however those of the authors and not necessarily those of the Foundation.