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Country of Decision : Italy
Court Name : IT: Civil Court [Tribunali]
Date of decision : 22/06/2018
Type :
Case Number/Citation/ Document Symbol : RG n. 1929/2018

Applicant v Ministry of Interior (Questura di Pordrnone)

IT: Court rules on denial to register an international protection request due to lack of information on accommodation

An application of international protection has been refused from the police headquarter of Pordenone because they consider themselves not responsible for registering applications and because the applicant did not provided information about his autonomous accommodation. The Court ruled that in accordance to the Asylum Procedures Directive 2013/32/EU a member state has to provide the registration of an application no later than 6 days also for applications made before national authorities that are not competent to proceed with the registration of the application under national law, and there is no need to give information about autonomous accommodation when submitting a request of asylum since once the application is lodged the applicant is entitled of material reception provided by the member state.

Access to procedures; Reception/Accommodation;

Revised Asylum Procedures Directive (Directive 2013/32/EU on common procedures for granting and withdrawing international protection) and/or APD 2005/85/CE; Revised Reception Conditions Directive (Directive 2013/33/EU laying down standards for the reception of applicants for international protection) and/or RCD 2003/9/CE;

Italy, Civil Court [Tribunali], Applicant v Ministry of Interior (Questura di Pordrnone), RG n. 1929/2018, 22 June 2018. Link redirects to the English summary in the EASO Case Law Database.