Opening : Ofpra office in Mayotte
Since the 24th octobre, an Ofpra office is open in Mayotte.
Asylum applications submitted in this territory now follow the procedure set out in Decree No. 2022-211 of February 18, 2022 adapting certain provisions relating to the procedures for processing asylum applications in Mayotte and rectifying the provisions applicable in Guadeloupe , Guyana and Martinique.
First you need to go to the One Stop Shop in Mamoudzou. You will be given an asylum application form, along with a certificate of asylum application.
From the day on which this form is submitted by the prefecture, you have 7 days to complete it and hand it in at the offices of Ofpra, in Mamoudzou, whose address appears on the form.
You will be given a document containing three important information :
• The letter of introduction, which proves that you have submitted an asylum application to Ofpra and that your application is being investigated ;
• A summons for an asylum interview ;
• A summons for the delivery of the decision in person.