Asylum Procedure

Advisory offices and authorities are open, please check for opening hours and respective safety procedures (links below). Please do not forget the safety precautions (especially mouth-nose protection (mask) and safety distance). If you feel ill, please stay at home and call 1450.

Federal Office for Immigration and Asylum (BFA)
New opening hours and more information
Important: Please observe the safety precautions (especially the “mask” and safety distance): Information on safety precautions at the BFA in various languages
Please make an appointment by phone before you go to the BFA: contact details

Federal Administrative Court (BVwG)
Please observe the safety precautions (especially mouth-nose protection – “mask” and safety distance): more information in German
Please also visit the BVwG website

Supreme Administrative Court (VwGH)
Please go to the VwGH website for more information

Constitutional Court (VfGH)
Please go to the VfGH website for more information


Advisory offices/NGOs:
Please contact counselling organisations by telephone if you would like to make an appointment. Please do not forget to observe safety precautions (especially social distancing and wearing face masks) when you have an appointment.