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Britain to allow poverty-stricken Hong Kong BN(O) holders to apply for housing support from this month

London will allow Hongkongers holding the new British
National (Overseas) visa to start applying this month for social
housing or homelessness assistance if they are suffering extreme
poverty after relocating.The new regulations for accessing housing
support – taking effect on June 29 – expand on earlier changes to
immigration rules permitting destitute BN(O) holders to apply for
access to public funds in Britain through a change in their visa
conditions.New arrivals from Hong Kong with neither…