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Immigration Warrior
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Experience:  Immigration Consultant/Supervisor at Chatham Chambers solicitors
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I have questions about asylum, but now I’m in turkey because

Customer Question

I have questions about asylum
JA: Where do you currently reside? Have you already taken steps to apply for asylum?
Customer: I’m Iranian but now I’m in turkey because I can not be in iran
JA: Have you already spoken with a lawyer about asylum?
Customer: but I have Mexico visa and my flight going to have connection in London my question is can I apply asylum in transit area in London
JA: Is there anything else the Lawyer should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: No
Submitted: 12 days ago.
Category: Immigration Law
Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Can I destroy my passport and ask for asylum
Expert:  Immigration Warrior replied 12 days ago.

Hi

Further to your question, you can apply for asylum whilst you are on a transit visa however we can never advise you to destroy your Passport.

Expert:  Immigration Warrior replied 12 days ago.

You will need to approach an Immigration Officer and advise them that you want to claim asylum

Expert:  Immigration Warrior replied 12 days ago.

Please find enclosed the guidance in relation to applying for asylum in the UK.

https://www.gov.uk/claim-asylum

Kind Regards

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
if they find out I came from turkey and I have visa
Can they send me back to turkey or Mexico
Expert:  Immigration Warrior replied 12 days ago.

Hi

Kindly note that if you are not a national of either countries then they cannot send you there. As you are an Iranian National that is the only country that they can legally return you to

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Is it any possibility to send me to iran from airport
Because I will be on trouble if they send me that’s why I try to ask for asylum
Customer: replied 12 days ago.
If they want to send me back are they send me straight away or I will go through the asylum process
Expert:  Immigration Warrior replied 12 days ago.

Hi

You will go through the asylum process and will be able to remain in the UK until your asylum claim is decided