Building Knowledge for a Concerted and Sustainable Approach to Refugee Resettlement in the EU and its Member States

Law on the Basic Care of Asylum Applicants during the Admissibility Process and certain other Aliens (2005)

Legal and administrative framework

This Act (Bundesgesetz, mit dem die Grundversorgung von Asylwerbern im Zulassungsverfahren und bestimmten anderen Fremden geregelt wird (Grundversorgungsgesetz - Bund 2005 - GVG-B 2005) contains provisions on the accommodation, feed and basic medical care of people with an asylum procedure pending and those who have been granted the asylum status.

The Law can be consulted in German at: