Lyubimets

Lyubimets Detention Centre (Special Home for Temporary Accommodation of Foreigners (SHAF))

Status

Last documented use

2018

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Migration Directorate, Migration Directorate, National Service Border Police

Management: Migration Directorate. Ministry of Interior. (Governmental)

Detains: Adult men, Adult women, Accompanied minors, Families, Special Home for Temporary Accommodation of Foreigners, Special Home for Temporary Placement of Foreigners

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
300
258

2017

YES
Bulgaria

700

Estimated detention capacity (2017)

512

Detained children (2020)

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FACILITY NAMES
Lyubimets Detention Centre (Special Home for Temporary Accommodation of Foreigners (SHAF))
Location

Country: Bulgaria

City & Region: Lyubimets, Europe

Latitude, Longitude: 41.8265953736, 26.0815429688

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2018

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2011
National typology

Name Special Home for Temporary Accommodation of Foreigners

2018

Name Special Home for Temporary Placement of Foreigners

2013
Operating Period

Year of Entry 2011

Center Status

Status Last documented use

2018

Status In use

2016

Status In use

2015

Status In use

2013

Status In use

2011
Management

Name Migration Directorate. Ministry of Interior.

Type Governmental

2019
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider Bulgarian Red Cross

2017
Custodial Authorities

Agency Migration Directorate

Ministry Ministry of Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2017

Agency Migration Directorate

Ministry Ministry of the Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2013

Agency National Service Border Police

Ministry Ministry of Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2011
Facility owner

State or Privately Owned Government

Name of Owner Ministry of Interior

2017

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Adult men

2019

Name Adult women

2019

Name Accompanied minors

2019

Name Families

2019

Name Disabled persons

2016

Name Families

2016
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2019

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2019

Name Recognized refugees (administrative)

2019

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2016

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2016

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2013

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2011

SIZE & POPULATION

Capacity (specialised migration-related facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 300

2017

Type Capacity including surge

Capacity 400

2017

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 300

2015

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 300

2011
Total Migration Detainees at Facility: Flow + Stock (year)

Number 853

2017
Reported Single-Day Migration Detainee Population at Facility (day)

Number 258

2017

Number 349

2013

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2017
Average Days in Detention

Number of Days 52

2017

Number of Days 30

2013

Number of Days 31

2012

Number of Days 59

2011

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS RATINGS

Overall Inspection Score

Deficient (“Deficient” or “At Risk”)

2017
Inadequate conditions

Bedding and clothing

2017

Showers and toilets

2017

Recreation

2017

Medical care

2017

Food provision

2017

Hygiene

2017

Cell space

2017

State of repair

2017

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2019

STAFF

Specially Trained

Yes

2017
Mistreatment Reports

Yes

2017

SEGREGATION

Gender Segregation

Yes

2017
Legal Segregation

Yes

2017

Yes

2017
Family Segregation

Yes

2017
Age Segregation

No

2017

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH CARE

MONITORING & ACCESS

Monitors & Civil Society Access

Yes

National non-governmental groups

2017

Yes

UN High Commissioner for Refugees

2017

Yes

International Organization for Migration

2017

Yes

National ombudsman or human rights institution

2017

Yes

National Preventive Mechanism under OPCAT

2017

Yes

Bar associations or similar

2017
Family Access

Yes

2017
Consular Access

Yes

2017

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