469. Determination of whether applicant is destitute.

Where an application for asylum support1 is for support for the applicant and one or more dependants2, the Secretary of State3 must decide whether the applicant and all those dependants, taken together, are destitute4 or likely to become destitute within the prescribed period5. Where a person is a supported person6 and the question falls to be determined whether asylum support should in future be provided for him and one or more other persons who are his dependants and are persons for whom asylum support is also being provided when that question falls to be determined, or persons for whom