Gyunggi-do

Hwaseong Immigration Processing Centre/ Hwaseong Detention centre

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Immigration Bureau

Management: Not Available

Detains: Adult men, Adult women, Accompanied minors, Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
473
273

15 August 2022

YES

2019

Republic of Korea (South Korea)

3,907

Refugees

20,214

Asylum Applications

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FACILITY NAMES
Hwaseong Immigration Processing Centre/ Hwaseong Detention centre
Location

Country: Republic of Korea (South Korea)

City & Region: Gyunggi-do, Asia-Pacific

Latitude, Longitude: 37.1994932, 126.8311887

Contact Information
238-7 Sukkyo-ri, Mado-myun
Hwaseong-si, Gyunggi-do
Tel. +82 31 355 2014
Fax. +82 31 355 2018

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Center Status

Status In use

2023

Status In use

2020

Status In use

2019

Status In use

2009
Facility type

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2009
Custodial Authorities

Agency Immigration Bureau

Ministry Ministry of Justice

Ministry Typology Justice

2009
Operating Period

Year of Entry 2000

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Adult men

2009

Name Adult women

2009

Name Accompanied minors

2009
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2009

SIZE & POPULATION

Capacity (specialised migration-related facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 473

2023

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 712

2009
Reported Single-Day Migration Detainee Population at Facility (day)

Number 273

Day 15

Month August

Year 2022

2022

Number 262

2019

Number 209

2007
Number of men detained on single day

Number of men detained 210

Day 15

Month August

Year 2022

2022
Number of women detained on single day

Number of women detained 63

Day 15

Month August

Year 2022

2022

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2019
Average Days in Detention

Number of Days 100

2014

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS

Inadequate conditions

Bedding and clothing

2019

Medical care

2019

Food provision

2019

Showers and toilets

2019

Lighting

2007

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2009

STAFF

Specially Trained

No

2019

SEGREGATION

Gender Segregation

Yes

2009
Family Segregation

Yes

2019

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH

MONITORING & ACCESS

TELECOMMUNICATIONS