Home Office written question – answered on 5th January 2018.

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Photo of David Linden David Linden SNP Whip

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what procedures are in place to ensure that pregnant asylum seekers and refugees receive access to maternity grants.

Photo of Brandon Lewis Brandon Lewis The Minister for Immigration

Details of the support available to asylum seekers including payments toward the costs arising from the birth of a new baby can be found at:

The full policy and guidance for processing such claims is published on the GOV. UK at:

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