Elhovo

Elhovo Distribution Centre

Status

Temporarily closed

2017

Type: Administrative (Immigration detention centre)

Authority:

Detains: Undocumented migrants, Asylum seekers

Capacity

240

2016

Reported Population

Not available

Inadequate Conditions

Not available

Bulgaria

2,989

Immigration detainees

37

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
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
Management
Outsourced services and non-state actors
Security Regime
Armed guards
Reported overstays at facility
Legal segregation
Capacity reserved for immigration detainees (criminal facility)
Occupancy rate
Average daily population
Reported population at a specific time
Reported overpopulation
Inspection grade
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions
Mistreatment complaints
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions
Family access
Consular access
Reported deaths at this facility
Reports of attempted or successful suicides at this facility

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Migration Directorate

Ministry Ministry of the Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2014
Facility owner
Estimated cost per detainee day at facility (in USD)
Estimated annual facility budget (in USD)
Area of authority or operations