Hong Kong Island

Victoria Immigration Centre (Victoria Prison)

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2004

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Immigration Department

Management: Correctional Services (Governmental)

Detains: Criminal detainees (convicted or remand), Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
300
No Data
No Data
Hong Kong (China)

21,714

Immigration detainees (2018)

2

Number of detention centres (2014)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

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

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

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Immigration Department

Ministry Security Bureau

Ministry Typology Internal or Public Security

2004