The Ministry of the Interior announced that minister Agne Bilotaite signed an order on voluntary foreigners’ return to their country of origin.
The order allows to shorten procedural terms and sets the order regarding the provision of support.
From now on, foreigners will be able to apply for voluntary return to the State Border Guard Service and Migration Department. These institutions have also been obliged to provide the support – it has been set that foreigners who have requested to return to their country of origin will be provided with travel tickets and paid a one-time allowance of 300 euros.
Voluntary return and reintegration project has been under implementation by International Organization for Migration (IOM) Vilnius office that supports voluntary return of foreigners with a one-time allowance of 200 euros and, given the need, help for reintegration.
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