Appointments Postponed by Presidency of Migration Management Due to Earthquake

Announcement date: 06/02/2023

Presidency of Migration Management (PMM) announced that international protection and temporary protection registration procedures have been temporarily suspended and appointments postponed in several provinces, as a result of the earthquake on February 6, 2023. PMM announced that individuals whose appointments have been postponed will be given new appointment dates. Please follow the official website of PMM ( and relevant Provincial Directorates of Migration Management for further announcements.

Map of Turkey showing provinces where temporary and international protection appointments are postponed.

Provinces where international protection and temporary protection application appointments are postponed: Adana, Adıyaman, Diyarbakır, Gaziantep, Hatay, Kahramanmaraş, Kayseri, Kilis, Konya, Mardin, Mersin, Osmaniye, Şanlıurfa

PMM’s announcement: