Refugee policy commitments in the 2021 ALP National Platform
Compiled by Refugee Council of Australia, this brief outlines, word for word, the relevant commitments in the Australian Labor Party (ALP’s) 2021 National Platform regarding refugee policy, categorised into the following:
- Border control and offshore processing
- Onshore asylum policy and legal processes
- Immigration detention
- Refugee resettlement and Australia’s Humanitarian Program
- Australia’s engagement in refugee protection in Asia
The ALP was elected with a “very significant platform” and has committed to implementing this platform, announcing that it “is a government of ambition”.