UNHCR Iran - Help for refugees and asylum-seekers

Are you from Afghanistan and just arrived in Iran? Find more information for new arrivals here.

Please remember that all UNHCR services are free of charge. UNHCR’s only methods of communication are the email addresses and phone numbers published on this site. If someone says they will give you assistance in exchange for payment or favors, these individuals DO NOT represent UNHCR

Welcome to the Iran ‘HELP’ website page of UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, created to provide useful information on key topics for refugees, asylum-seekers and other foreign nationals displaced from their country of origin and residing in the Islamic Republic of Iran.   

If you are seeking information from UNHCR in countries outside Iran, you can find this on the “HELP” pages of those countries including, Australia, Canada, Turkey, the United States, and others.  

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Information for new arrivals from Afghanistan

Information for young people under 18

This page will be continually updated as more information becomes available. You can also find the latest news on UNHCR Iran’s website or follow UNHCR Iran on Instagram.

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