one-way ticket home.
The council has identified 20-30 foreign nationals, mainly from Poland, sleeping rough by Victoria Station since the 10 new member states joined the union on 1 May.
It said many had been the victims of scams offering 'guaranteed' employment and accommodation in London in return for up-front payments.
A council spokesperson said: 'If people said they would like a trip home, we would consider subsidising them. It is certainly not forcing people to do anything.'