405. Information to be provided to and by asylum applicants.

405.     Information to be provided to and by asylum applicants.

The Secretary of State1 must:

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    (1)     inform asylum applicants of the procedure to be followed, their rights and obligations during the procedure, and the possible consequences of non-compliance and non-co-operation2;

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    (2)     inform asylum applicants of the benefits and services that they may be eligible to receive and of the rules and procedures with which they must comply relating to them3;

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    (3)     provide information on non-governmental organisations and persons that provide legal assistance to asylum applicants and which may be able to