Suan Phlu, Bangkok

Bangkok Immigration Detention Centre (Suan Phlu)

Status

In use

2021

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: The Immigration Bureau of the Royal Thai Police, Immigration Bureau

Management: Sub-Division 3, Investigation Division Immigration Bureau (Governmental)

Detains: Accompanied minors, Adult women, Adult men

Reported population Capacity Deaths at facility
900

2014

No Data
No Data
Thailand

200

Detained children (2017)

241

Detained asylum seekers (2020)

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FACILITY NAMES
Bangkok Immigration Detention Centre (Suan Phlu)
Location

Country: Thailand

City & Region: Suan Phlu, Bangkok, Asia-Pacific

Latitude, Longitude: 13.718353, 100.539976

Contact Information
Suan Plu Detention Center
Sub-division 3
Investigation Division Immigration Bureau
507 Soi Suan Plu
Sathorn Road, Thoongmahamek
Sathorn
Bangkok 10120
Tel: 011-662-287-3101

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2015

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2013

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2004
Center Status

Status In use

2021

Status In use

2020

Status In use

2016

Status In use

2015

Status In use

2014

Status In use

2013

Status In use

2004
Management

Name Sub-Division 3, Investigation Division Immigration Bureau

Type Governmental

2013

Name Ministry of Interior/Immigration Police Bureau

Type Governmental

2004
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider International Organisation for Migration (IOM)

Service Health care

2016
Custodial Authorities

Agency The Immigration Bureau of the Royal Thai Police

Ministry Interior Ministry

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2014

Agency Immigration Bureau

Ministry Ministry of Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2004

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Accompanied minors

2015

Name Adult women

2015

Name Adult men

2015

Name Adult men

2004

Name Adult women

2004

Name Accompanied minors

2004
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2015

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2015

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2013

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2013

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2004

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2004

Name Recognized refugees (administrative)

2004

Name Trafficked persons (administrative)

2004

SIZE & POPULATION

Facility Average Daily Population (year)

Number 2000

2003
Reported Single-Day Migration Detainee Population at Facility (day)

Number 900

2014
Reports of Detainee Overpopulation at Facility

Reported Overpopulation Yes

2020

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2015

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2013

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS RATINGS

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2015

Secure

2014

Secure

2013

Secure

2004

STAFF

SEGREGATION

Gender Segregation

Yes

2004
Legal Segregation

Not Applicable

2004
Family Segregation

Yes

2013

Yes

2004
Age Segregation

Yes

2013

Yes

2004

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH CARE

MONITORING & ACCESS

TELECOMMUNICATIONS