Information for Syrians in Lebanon


The General Security Office confirmed that:

- Residency renewal has been resumed as of the 10th of June 2019

- Children below 15 years old may now enter Lebanon if accompanied by any of their parents who have a valid residency based on sponsorship.

UNHCR has learned that the Lebanese authorities have recently decided that any Syrian who cross the border illegally to Lebanon after 24 April 2019 would be deported and handed over to the Syrian immigration's' authorities.

To see the recent decision of the Lebanese authorities for Syrians in Lebanon click here

To see the Q&A on consequences of irregular (re-)entry to Lebanon based on recent government decisions click here