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About the Refugee and Humanitarian program

Australia’s Refugee and Humanitarian Program is part of international efforts to protect refugees, respond to global humanitarian need and provide specialist support.



Resettle in Australia

If you live outside Australia and need humanitarian protection, you may have options to resettle in Australia.

Australian businesses, communities and individuals can help people in humanitarian need resettle here through our Community Support Program.

See Community Support Program

Seek protection in Australia

If you are already in Australia, you may be able to apply for a protection visa if you fear persecution or are at risk of significant harm in your home country.

Success stories

Learn more about the people Australia has helped protect.

See success stories