Sepang, Selangor

Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) Immigration Detention Depot

Status

Last documented use

2014

Type: Administrative (Immigration detention centre)

Authority: Governmental

Detains: Undocumented migrants, Asylum seekers, Trafficked persons

Capacity

600

2007

Reported Population

Not available

Inadequate Conditions

Not available

Malaysia

47,092

Immigration detainees

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Center status

Status Last documented use

2014

Status In use

2007
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2014

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2007
National typology

Name Immigration Depot (Depot Imigresen)

2014
Operating period

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Department of Depot Management, Ministry of Home Affairs

Type Governmental

2014
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2014
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2014
Demographics

Name Unaccompanied minors

2014

Name Accompanied minors

2014

Name Adult women

2014

Name Adult men

2014
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2014

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2014

Name Trafficked persons (administrative)

2010

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2007
Gender segregation

Gender Segregation Yes

2014
Age segregation

Age Segregation No

2014
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 600

2007
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution National ombudsman or human rights institution

2014

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution National ombudsman or human rights institution

2013
Reported deaths at this facility

Reported deaths? Yes

2009
Outsourced services and non-state actors
Armed guards
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Family segregation
Capacity reserved for immigration detainees (criminal facility)
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BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Immigration Department

Ministry Interior Ministry

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2014
Facility owner
Estimated cost per detainee day at facility (in USD)
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