WILL THE ASYLUM SERVICE BE CLOSED OVER CHRISTMAS?

Yes, the Asylum Offices in Thessaloniki and Athens have confirmed that they will be closed on 25th and 26th of December and on 1st January. Nevertheless these Asylum Offices will be open on 24th December and 31st December. However, please be aware that during the Christmas period, many employees and translators will be on holiday. This could lead to longer waiting times and longer processing of things.