Port Augusta West, SA

Port Augusta Residential Housing Project

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2008

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Department of Immigration and Border Protection

Management: Group 4 Falck Global Solutions Limited Australia (Private For-Profit)

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

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
40
No Data
No Data
Australia

8,588

Immigration detainees (2015)

6,252 - 8,693

Estimated detention capacity (2013)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information

Ellis Close Post Augusta West SA Tel. +61 08 8641 3545


Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2008
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2008
Operating period

Year of Entry 2003

Year Ceased 2008

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Group 4 Falck Global Solutions Limited Australia

Type Private For-Profit

2008
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2008

Security Level Non-secure

Demographics

Name Adult women

2008

Name Adult men

2008

Name Accompanied minors

2008

Name Families

2008
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2008
Legal segregation

Legal Segregation Not Applicable

2008
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Capacity including surge

Capacity 48

2008

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 40

2008

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS