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# Asylum applications

All time
# direct provision
'Dismay' as asylum seekers now waiting over two years for claims to be processed
Protection applicants are waiting almost 27 months for a decision on their application.
# Asylum applications
The UN's refugee chief is in Ireland and says wait times in Direct Provision must improve
Filippo Grandi complimented Ireland on its resettlement efforts.
# Immigration
Asylum applications rose by 26% in the first six months of this year
However, less than 1,000 people applied in Ireland last year.