Surman

Surman Detention Centre (صرمان)

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2019

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Department for Combating Illegal Immigration (DCIM), Departments of Anti-Infiltration and Illegal Immigration

Management: Police (Governmental)

Detains: Undocumented migrants

Libya

8,672

Immigration detainees (2018)

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2018)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2019

Status In use

2017

Status In use

2015

Status In use

2009
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2009
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OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Police

Type Governmental

2009
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider UNHCR and DRC

Service Social services

2017

Provider UNHCR (IMC)

Service Health care

2017

Provider DRC (Danish Refugee Council)

Service Telephone services

2017

Provider Mixed Migration Working Group (UNHCR, IOM, MSF, DRC, IMC and other partner NGOs)

Service Health care

2017
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2009
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2009
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution International Organization for Migration

2015
Armed guards
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Gender segregation
Legal segregation
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BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Department for Combating Illegal Immigration (DCIM)

Ministry Ministry of the Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2015

Agency Departments of Anti-Infiltration and Illegal Immigration

Ministry Ministry of Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2009
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