HC Deb 02 December 1974 vol 882 c345W
Mr. Trotter

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if, in deciding on the admission of Chilean refugees to this country, he ascertained from international sources available to him the quota allocated to such refugees by South American countries, other Western European countries, Russia and Eastern

Applications made Applications granted Applications refused Known arrivals in United Kingdom
Chileans 2,819 1059 5 354*
Bolivians 7 30 36 4
Brazilians 48 6
Uruguayans 66
Others 27 5
Total 2,967 1,089 41 369
* Includes 44 Chileans in this country at the time of the fall of the Allende Government.

Note: 404 applications were withdrawn before a decision was reached, or granted but known not to have been taken up; and 1,433 are still under consideration.

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