Children transferred to the UK under the Dublin III Regulation

Tuesday, 10 July 2018
Reference
2018032227000111
Category
Request Date
Thursday, March 22, 2018
Response Date
Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Question

1. Since January 2016 how many unaccompanied children[1] have been transferred to the UK under the Dublin III Regulation to live within your authority’s area?[2]

2. Of those children at (1) above, how many were transferred to be reunited with:
•Parents or siblings

•Relatives[3] or others (for example cousins

3. In relation to those children identified at (1) above, how many:
•Are living with the family member or relative they were transferred to the UK in order to join;
•Are no longer living with the family member or relative they were transferred to the UK to join, but were living with them previously;
•Never lived with the family member or relative they were transferred to join.

4. Of those children identified at 3 (b), before they ceased to leave with their family member or relative they were transferred to the UK to join, how many:
•Had an assessment of need by your authority under the ‘working together to safeguard children’ guidance;
•Had no assessment of need by your authority;
•Received financial support from your authority;
•Received any other support from your authority;

5. Of those children identified at 3(b), after ceasing to live with their family member or relative that they were transferred to the UK to join, how many:
•Are, or were, accommodated by your authority;
•Are not receiving, and never have received, any form of accommodation from your authority.

Answer

Nil return from the Comhairle.