Tanah Merah, Kelantan Darul Naim

Depot Pendatang Tanpa Izin Tanah Merah

Status

Last documented use

2017

Type: Administrative (Immigration detention centre)

Authority: Governmental

Detains: Undocumented migrants

Capacity

350

2017

Reported Population

429

2017

Inadequate Conditions

Yes

2017

Malaysia

47,092

Immigration detainees

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
PIT En. Adzhari b. Baharudin Depoh Imigresen Tanah Merah Jalan Jedok 17500 Tanah Merah Kelantan Darul Naim Tel: +60 09-9551120 or 09-9557322 Fax: +60 09-9553924 or 09-9555133 Email: adzhari@imi.gov.my
Center status

Status Last documented use

2017

Status In use

2014

Status In use

2007
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2007
National typology

Name Immigration Depot (Depot Imigresen)

2014
Operating period

Year of Entry 1994

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Department of Depot Management, Ministry of Home Affairs

Type Governmental

2014

Name Jabatan Penjara Malaysia - Prison Department

Type Governmental

2007
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2007
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2014

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2007
Demographics

Name Unaccompanied minors

2014

Name Accompanied minors

2014

Name Adult women

2014

Name Adult men

2014
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2007
Gender segregation

Gender Segregation Yes

2014
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 350

2017

Type Capacity including surge

Capacity 800

2017

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 450

2007

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 500

2007
Reported population at a specific time

Number 429

2017
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Hygiene

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Ventilation

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions State of repair

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Showers and toilets

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Medical care

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Outdoor exercise

2017
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution National ombudsman or human rights institution

2013
Outsourced services and non-state actors
Armed guards
Reported overstays at facility
Estimated average detention period (days)
Legal segregation
Family segregation
Age segregation
Capacity reserved for immigration detainees (criminal facility)
Occupancy rate
Total number of detainees (year)
Average daily population
Reported overpopulation
Inspection grade
Specially trained personnel
Mistreatment complaints
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 Ministry of the Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2014

Agency Jabatan Penjara Malaysia - Prison Department

Ministry

Ministry Typology Prison

2007
Facility owner
Estimated cost per detainee day at facility (in USD)
Estimated annual facility budget (in USD)
Area of authority or operations