NOTICE ABOUT COVID-19
For information on how and where to claim asylum during the Covid-19 emergency, please check our “Applying for Asylum” page.
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency created the website help.unhcr.org/canada for refugees and asylum-seekers who want to know about asking for asylum in Canada.
On this website, you will be able to find information about:
- Where you can ask for help in Canada
- How you can apply for asylum in Canada; and,
- What rights and duties you have as a refugee or asylum-seeker in Canada.
The page will be continually updated.