Topside, Nauru

Nauru Regional Processing Centre

Status

Last documented use

2016

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Department of Justice & Border Control

Management: Canstruct International (Private For-Profit)

Detains: Accompanied minors, Adult women, Adult men, Regional Processing Centre

Reported population Deaths at facility Conditions complaints?
470

2019

Yes
YES

2015

Nauru

86

Detained children (2015)

1

Number of detention centres (2016)

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FACILITY NAMES
Nauru Regional Processing Centre
Location

Country: Nauru

City & Region: Topside, Nauru, Asia-Pacific

Latitude, Longitude: -0.519539, 166.946219

Contact Information

"Topside", Nauru


MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2016

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2012
National typology

Name Regional Processing Centre

2016
Operating Period

Year of Entry 2012

Center Status

Status Last documented use

2016

Status In use

2012
Management

Name Canstruct International

Type Private For-Profit

2017

Name Broadspectrum/Transfield Services

Type Private For-Profit

2016
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider Wilson Services

Service Security

2016

Provider International Health and Medical Services (IHMS), owned by International SOS (Australasia), owned by AEA International Holdings

Service Health care

2016

Provider Save the Children Australia

Service Education or training

2015
Custodial Authorities

Agency Department of Justice & Border Control

Ministry Justice Department

Ministry Typology Justice

2016
Facility owner

State or Privately Owned Government

Name of Owner Republic of Nauru

2015
Detainee Per Diem (USD)

Number 1492

2015

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Accompanied minors

2016

Name Adult women

2016

Name Adult men

2016

Name Unaccompanied minors

2015
Categories of detainees

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2016

SIZE & POPULATION

Reported Single-Day Migration Detainee Population at Facility (day)

Number 470

2019

Number 537

2016

Number 895

2015

Number 1233

2015

Number 838

2014

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2014
Average Days in Detention

Number of Days 402

2015

OUTCOMES

Reports of Deaths

Reported deaths? Yes

2016
Reports of Suicide Attempts

Suicides Reported Yes

2015

CONDITIONS RATINGS

Inadequate conditions

Ventilation

2015

Overcrowding

2015

Temperature

2015

Hygiene

2015

Access to clean drinking water

2015

Bedding and clothing

2015

Food provision

2015

Recreation

2015

Medical care

2015

State of repair

2015

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Non-secure

2016

Secure

2015

Secure

2012
Armed External Guards

Yes

2015

STAFF

Mistreatment Reports

Yes

2015

SEGREGATION

Gender Segregation

Yes

2015
Family Segregation

Yes

2015
Age Segregation

Yes

2015

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH CARE

MONITORING & ACCESS

Monitors & Civil Society Access

Yes

National ombudsman or human rights institution

2015

Yes

International Committee of the Red Cross

2014

Yes

National ombudsman or human rights institution

2014

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