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Bordeaux Centre de Rétention Administrative


Center status Show sources
Status Observation date
In use 2020
In use 2018
In use 2008

GDP facility typology Show sources
Category Filter Type Observation date
Administrative Immigration detention centre 2017
Administrative Immigration detention centre 2008
National typology Show sources
Name Observation date
Centre de rétention administrative (CRA) 2017

Operating Period
Operating period Show sources
Year of Entry Year Ceased
2003 2009

Contact Information

City and region
Bordeaux, Gironde

Address & contact
Commissariat central, 23, rue François-de-Sourdis, 33000 Bordeaux. 0557857481


Management and Services
Management Show sources
Name Type Observation date
Police aux frontières( (UGT) : unité de garde et de transfert) Governmental 2016
Police nationale / Police des Airs et Frontières PAF Governmental 2008
Outsourced services and non-state actors Show sources
Provider Service Observation date
ARCADE Facility maintenance 2017
GEPSA Food services 2017
ARCADE Laundry services 2017

Security Regime Show sources
Security Level Observation date
Secure 2017

Detention timeframe
Maximum official detention period at facility Show sources
Length Observation date
Long-term (more than 20 days) 2017
Estimated average detention period (days) Show sources
Number of Days Observation date
13 2017
13 2016
13 2014
12.6 2013

Demographics Show sources
Name Observation date
Adult men 2017
Adult men 2013
Adult women 2007
Adult men 2007

Categories of detainees
Categories of detainees Show sources
Name Observation date
Undocumented migrants (administrative) 2017
Asylum seekers-Dublin procedure (administrative) 2017
Asylum seekers-Dublin procedure (administrative) 2016
Undocumented migrants (administrative) 2016
Asylum seekers (administrative) 2016
Undocumented migrants (administrative) 2013
Undocumented migrants (administrative) 2008
Asylum seekers (administrative) 2008

Gender segregation Show sources
Gender Segregation Observation date
Not Applicable 2017
Yes 2008
Age segregation Show sources
Age Segregation Observation date
Not Applicable 2017

Size and population
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility) Show sources
Type Capacity Observation date
Standard capacity 20 2017
Standard capacity 20 2013
Standard capacity 24 2007
Total number of detainees (year) Show sources
Number Observation date
365 2017
257 2016
292 2015
256 2014
182 2013
134 2012
649 2007
Reported population at a specific time Show sources
Number Observation date
3 2020

Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions Show sources
Adequate or Inadequate? Detention centre conditions Observation date
Inadequate Medical care 2014

Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions Show sources
Yes or No Type of institution Observation date
Yes National non-governmental groups 2017
Yes National non-governmental groups 2016
Yes National non-governmental groups 2013
Family access Show sources
Family Access Observation date
Yes 2017
Yes 2016
Yes 2013

Reports of attempted or successful suicides at this facility Show sources
Suicides Reported Observation date
Yes 2017
Yes 2016


Custodial authority
Custodial authority Show sources
Agency Ministry Ministry Typology Observation date
Regional competent prefect Interior or Home Affairs Interior or Home Affairs 2016
Ministère de l'Intérieur Interior or Home Affairs 2013
Ministère de l’Intérieur de l’Outre-mer et des Collectivités Territoriales Interior or Home Affairs 2008

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