Applications for asylum may be rejected by Romanian authorities from several reasons. Applicants have multiple ways to appeal these decisions, on conditions that appeals is according to the calendar established by legal provisions.

In order to challenge the decision through which the asylum application was rejected and to take all the necessary steps, it is advisable to hire a naturalization and citizenship lawyer. In this way, you increase the chances to succeed, say lawyers from Pavel, Margarit & Associates Romanian Law Firm.


Acceptance or rejection of asylum request is made by an official decision that is immediately communicated to the applicant.

If the solution is a rejection, there are several remedies in the ordinary procedure.

            Thus, the applicant who has been refused his / her application for asylum may lodge a complaint with the competent territorial asylum units of the General Inspectorate for Immigration or with the competent Court, within 10 days of the communication of the decision.
If the claim is rejected, then he/she can appeal, within 5 days of the judgment of the court.


The complaint is within the jurisdiction of the Court in whose territorial jurisdiction is the competent structure of the General Immigration Inspectorate that issued the judgment. The appeal must be submitted in the court in whose jurisdiction is the law court that rejected the complaint.             If the asylum seeker exercises legal remedies within the legal timeframe, he / she will have the right to remain on Romanian territory during the time when his / her application is solved by the courts.
According to the law, the complaint and the appeal shall be judged within 30 days of receipt.

Appeals are judged in secret meeting, in Court. The applicant may be heard by the court. The sentence pronounced after the complaint is motivated within 5 days of the pronouncement. Requests for appeal are exempt from stamp duty, say citizenship and naturalization lawyers from Pavel, Margarit & Associates Romanian Law Firm.



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