Bangkok Airport

Suvarnabhumi Airport Immigration Detention Centre in Bangkok

Status

Last documented use

2014

Type: Administrative (Transit centre)

Authority: Governmental

Detains: Undocumented migrants, Asylum seekers, Recognized refugees, Trafficked persons

Capacity

Not available

Reported Population

Not available

Inadequate Conditions

Not available

Thailand

Immigration detainees

200

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Suvarnabhumi Airport Bang Phli District Samut Praka 10540, Thailand
Center status

Status Last documented use

2014

Status In use

2004
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Transit centre

2004
National typology
Operating period

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Sub-Division 3, Investigation Division Immigration Bureau

Type Governmental

2012

Name Ministry of Interior/Immigration Police Bureau

Type Governmental

2004
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2014

Security Level Secure

2004
Demographics

Name Adult men

2004

Name Adult women

2004

Name Accompanied minors

2004
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2004

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2004

Name Recognized refugees (administrative)

2004

Name Trafficked persons (administrative)

2004
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

2014
Outsourced services and non-state actors
Armed guards
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Gender segregation
Legal segregation
Family segregation
Age segregation
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Specially trained personnel
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Family access
Consular access
Reported deaths at this facility
Reports of attempted or successful suicides at this facility

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

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
Facility owner
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