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, Distribution Centre

Capacity Reported population Deaths at facility
240
No Data
No Data
Bulgaria

700

Estimated detention capacity (2017)

512

Detained children (2020)

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FACILITY NAMES
Elhovo Distribution Centre
Location

Country: Bulgaria

City & Region: Elhovo, Europe

Latitude, Longitude: 42.170303, 26.568133

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2014
National typology

Name Distribution Centre

2014
Operating Period

Year of Entry 2013

Center Status

Status Temporarily closed

2017

Status In use

2016

Status In use

2014
Custodial Authorities

Agency Migration Directorate

Ministry Ministry of the Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2014

DETAINEES

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

SIZE & POPULATION

Capacity (specialised migration-related facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 240

2016

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 300

2015
Total Migration Detainees at Facility: Flow + Stock (year)

Number 15

2017

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2017

Length Medium-term (4-20 days)

2014
Average Days in Detention

Number of Days 20

2017

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS RATINGS

CARCERAL INDICATORS

STAFF

Specially Trained

Yes

2017

SEGREGATION

Gender Segregation

Yes

2017
Family Segregation

Yes

2017
Age Segregation

Yes

2017

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH CARE

MONITORING & ACCESS

TELECOMMUNICATIONS