Providing information on the Dublin procedure to applicants for international protection is an integral part of the procedure itself. This practical guide was developed to support all officials tasked with providing such information in an effective manner.
This document aims to support the Member State authorities in safely organising and carrying out Dublin transfers in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, and to support the Member States in the implementation of the Dublin III regulation during the pandemic.
This document firstly compiles the rules set out in the legislative framework of the Dublin system. Secondly, it aims to provide recommendations on how to enhance practical cooperation between Member States in order to improve the implementation of Dublin transfers.