Refugee status determination in Australia: breaking the rules?

  title={Refugee status determination in Australia: breaking the rules?},
  author={E. Odhiambo-abuya},
  journal={Liverpool Law Review},
This article looks at the asylum regime in Australia. In particular, it evaluates the procedures that are used to assess claims for asylum and the extent to which they meet international refugee and human rights standards. The article discusses four key issues in the adjudication programme: the appointment of decision-makers to tribunals that hear refugee applications, the accessibility of the review process by asylum seekers, questions relating to the efficiency of the procedures used and the…