Linz

Linz PAZ

Status

In use

2023

Type: Police station or jail (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Federal Office for Immigration and Asylum, Aliens Police

Management: Police (Governmental)

Detains: Asylum seekers (administrative), Criminal detainees (convicted or remand), Non-immigration-related administrative detainees, Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Deaths at facility
49
14

14 March 2022

No Data
Austria

3,700

Migration Detainee Entries

7

Detained Unaccompanied Children

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FACILITY NAMES
Linz PAZ
Location

Country: Austria

City & Region: Linz, Europe

Latitude, Longitude: 48.30697, 14.304423

Contact Information
Nietzschestraße 33 A-4021 Linz
Telefon: +43 (59133) 4595-200 oder 201
Fax: +43 (59133) 4595-209
email: paz-o-linz@polizei.gv.at

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Center Status

Status In use

2023

Status In use

2022

Status In use

2021

Status In use

2020

Status Last documented use

2018

Status In use

2014
Facility type

Category Filter Criminal

Type Police station or jail

2014
National typology

Name Police detention centre (Polizeianhaltezentrum or PAZ)

2017
Management

Name Police

Type Governmental

2017

Name Aliens Police

Type Governmental

Custodial Authorities

Agency Federal Office for Immigration and Asylum

Ministry Interior Ministry

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2017

Agency Aliens Police

Ministry Interior Ministry

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

Facility owner

State or Privately Owned Government

2018

DETAINEES

Categories of detainees

Name Non-immigration-related administrative detainees

2014

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2014

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2014

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2014

SIZE & POPULATION

Capacity (specialised migration-related facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 49

2021
Capacity Reserved for Migration Detainees (criminal facility)

Number 6

2014
Total Migration Detainees: Entries + Remaining from Previous Year

Number 68

2021
Reported Single-Day Migration Detainee Population at Facility (day)
Number
Date
14
14 March 2022
48
31 December 2021

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Medium-term (4-20 days)

2018

Length Medium-term (4-20 days)

2014

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2014

STAFF

SEGREGATION

Gender Segregation

Yes

2014
Legal Segregation

Yes

2014

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH

MONITORING & ACCESS

TELECOMMUNICATIONS