Return assistance

In order to assist you during the return to your home country, the return counselors in Austria will take care of the following:

  • Consultation regarding the perspectives in your home country
  • Provide information about the possible assistance
  • Organization of travel documents
  • Coverage of costs for the return
  • Organization of the return (incl. flight tickets)
  • If possible, assistance at the airport Vienna Schwechat at the point of departure and organization of transit assistance
  • Assistance in receiving financial support
  • If needed, clarification of medical assistance before, during and after the travel

Assistance after return

You can receive the following assistance in Iran, which will be provided by the IOM (Interna-tional Organization for Migration):

  • Cash assistance in the amount of € 500
  • Counseling
  • In-kind assistance in the amount of € 2,800 (not in cash), which will cover depending on your needs and your personal plans:
    • Assistance in setting up your own small business and/or
    • Assistance with acquiring school or professional education or further qualification

For further information and application please contact the nearest office of one of the return counselling offices of the Federal Agency for Reception and Support Services (BBU GmbH).


Local partner in Iran

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) offers logistical return assistance as well as a target-group specific reintegration project in Iran. For detailed information on which services are available please see the information on the website and/or contact a return counselor in Austria .

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Reintegration Support for Returnees from Austria