Hong Kong Island

Victoria Immigration Centre (Victoria Prison)

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2004

Type: Criminal (Prison or pretrial detention centre)

Authority: Governmental

Detains: Undocumented migrants, Criminal detainees

Capacity

300

1994

Reported Population

Not available

Inadequate Conditions

Not available

Hong Kong (China)

21,714

Immigration detainees

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2004
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2004
Operating period

Year of Entry

Year Ceased 2004

National typology

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Correctional Services

Type Governmental

2004
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2004
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2004

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2004
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 300

1994
Outsourced services and non-state actors
Armed guards
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Reported overstays at facility
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Demographics
Gender segregation
Legal segregation
Family segregation
Age segregation
Capacity reserved for immigration detainees (criminal facility)
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Reported overpopulation
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Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions
Specially trained personnel
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Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions
Family access
Consular access
Reported deaths at this facility
Reports of attempted or successful suicides at this facility

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Immigration Department

Ministry Security Bureau

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2004
Facility owner
Estimated cost per detainee day at facility (in USD)
Estimated annual facility budget (in USD)
Area of authority or operations