New Providence

Carmichael Road Detention

Status

In use

2020

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Department of Immigration

Management: Royal Bahamas Defence Force (Governmental)

Detains: Adult women, Adult men, Accompanied minors, Asylum seekers (administrative), Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
100
72

2011

No Data
Bahamas

62,962

International migrants (2019)

10

Refugees (2019)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information

Tel. (242) 341-5223, 361-4582(3) Fax. (242 341-5224


Center status

Status In use

2020

Status In use

2011
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2011

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Royal Bahamas Defence Force

Type Governmental

2011
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2011
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2011
Demographics

Name Adult women

2011

Name Adult men

2011

Name Accompanied minors

2011
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2011

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2011
Gender segregation

Gender Segregation Yes

2011
Age segregation

Age Segregation Yes

2011
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Capacity including surge

Capacity 500

2011

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 100

2011
Reported population at a specific time

Number 72

2011

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS