Anyone who receives a decision granting them temporary collective protection will be offered settlement with public assistance. 

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Settlement with public assistance

Here you will find information about what it means to be settled in a municipality with public assistance and what rights this gives you.

Can I settle without public assistance?

Those who choose not to accept the offer of settlement with public assistance must find accommodation and manage financially on their own. As a rule, they also lose the right to take part in the Introduction Programme and to receive introduction benefit. 

How do you apply to be settled with public assistance?

You must have a residence permit in order to be settled with public assistance, and the permit must have been granted on the basis of an application for protection.