Elhovo

Elhovo Distribution Centre

Status

Temporarily closed

2017

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Migration Directorate

Management: Not Available

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

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
240
No Data
No Data
Bulgaria

2,989

Immigration detainees (2017)

700

Estimated detention capacity (2017)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Center status

Status Temporarily closed

2017

Status In use

2016

Status In use

2014
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2014
National typology

Name Distribution Centre

2014
Operating period

Year of Entry 2013

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2017

Length Medium-term (4-20 days)

2014
Estimated average detention period (days)

Number of Days 20

2017
Demographics

Name Adult men

2017

Name Adult women

2017

Name Accompanied minors

2017

Name Families

2017
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2017

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2017

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2016

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2016
Gender segregation

Gender Segregation Yes

2017
Family segregation

Family Segregation Yes

2017
Age segregation

Age Segregation Yes

2017
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 240

2016

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 300

2015
Total number of detainees (year)

Number 15

2017
Specially trained personnel

Trained Personnel Yes

2017

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Migration Directorate

Ministry Ministry of the Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2014