Hong Kong Welcome Hub – Local Authority guidance and advice

The UK government has produced information for local authorities and others who are working with BN(O) status holders arriving from Hong Kong. Click the link below to access this information.

ESOL and destitution support

Local authorities can claim back up to £800 per Hong Kong BN(O) learner for ESOL courses. There is also funding of up to £2,720 per household for destitution support. Guidance has been circulated to local authorities but if you require any further information email nemp@middlesbrough.gov.uk.   

Find out more about the UK governments advice on the application for change of conditions of leave to allow access to public funds by clicking the below link.