424. Inclusion of dependants in asylum and humanitarian protection applications.

(7)     Admission of Dependants

424.     Inclusion of dependants in asylum and humanitarian protection applications.

A spouse, civil partner, unmarried partner1 or minor child2 accompanying a principal applicant may be included in his application for asylum3 as his dependant, provided, in the case of an adult dependant with legal capacity, the dependant consents to being treated as such at the time the application is lodged4. A spouse, civil partner, unmarried partner or minor child may also claim asylum in his own right5. If the principal applicant is granted asylum or humanitarian protection and leave to enter