Media Releases

Response to Minister Dutton – ASC Media Release

22 May, 2017

Response to Minister Dutton – ASC Media Release

Read the Asylum Seekers Centre response to Peter Dutton’s latest comments on people seeking asylum.

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Government applauded for education support for people seeking asylum

24 Nov, 2016

Joint Press Release 24 November 2016 – We are delighted with the NSW Government’s decision to waive education fees for people seeking asylum …

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Transport concessions for asylum seekers

26 Jun, 2015

Transport concessions for asylum seekers

The concessions will be implemented in January 2016 and will be the equivalent to the NSW Seniors Card which is a fare of $2.50 that provides for all day, multi-modal travel.

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Moss Review

23 Mar, 2015

Moss Review

“Mr Moss found that there was evidence of at least 3 rapes in the detention centre and there were numerous other incidents of sexual assault, physical assault and sexual harassment…..”

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CEO’s Annual Review

31 Oct, 2014

CEO’s Annual Review

2013-14 was an unprecedented period of demand for our services. The Centre’s resources were stretched further than ever before by the record number of asylum seekers arriving at our door in need of assistance.

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Bruce Baird AM becomes Patron of Asylum Seekers Centre

19 Feb, 2014

Bruce Baird AM becomes Patron of Asylum Seekers Centre

The Asylum Seekers Centre is pleased to announce the appointment of Bruce Baird AM as its Patron.

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