Frequently asked questions

The new Asylum Service frequently receives questions from the media and the public regarding asylum and migration. The most frequently posed questions appear below along with brief answers. If you need more information or data, please contact the Asylum Service (, tel. +30 210 6988500).

You can read all the questions and answers in a PDF file by following this link.

Replies to queries by international organisations, NGOs, journalists

EASO Annual Report 2016 Matrix – Input by Greece [Developments related to the asylum procedures]