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Coquelles Centre de Rétention Administrative

  • Coquelles CRA
  • Coquelles CRA


Center status Show sources
Status Observation date
In use 2020
In use 2018
In use 2017
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

Contact Information

City and region
Coquelles, Pas-de-Calais

Address & contact
Hôtel de police, Boulevard du Kent, 62231 Coquelles. Tel: 00 33 3 21 19 58 90


Management and Services
Management Show sources
Name Type Observation date
Police aux frontières Governmental 2017
Police nationale / Police des Airs et Frontières PAF Governmental 2008
Outsourced services and non-state actors Show sources
Provider Service Observation date
SCOLAREST Facility maintenance 2017
SCOLAREST Laundry services 2017
SCOLAREST Food services 2017
SCOLAREST Food services 2016
Laundry services 2016

Security Regime Show sources
Security Level Observation date
Secure 2017
Secure 2008

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
10 2018
6 2017
8 2016
9 2014
10.1 2013
10.55 2008

Demographics Show sources
Name Observation date
Adult men 2017
Adult men 2013
Adult women 2013
Unaccompanied minors 2013
Adult women 2007
Adult men 2007
Families 2007
Accompanied minors 2007

Categories of detainees
Categories of detainees Show sources
Name Observation date
Asylum seekers-Dublin procedure (administrative) 2017
Undocumented migrants (administrative) 2017
Undocumented migrants (administrative) 2016
Asylum seekers-Dublin procedure (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
Legal segregation Show sources
Legal Segregation Observation date
Not Applicable 2017
Family segregation Show sources
Family Segregation Observation date
Not Applicable 2017
Not Applicable 2016
Yes 2008

Size and population
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility) Show sources
Type Capacity Observation date
Standard capacity 79 2017
Standard capacity 79 2007
Total number of detainees (year) Show sources
Number Observation date
2790 2018
3786 2017
2996 2016
2679 2015
2098 2014
2033 2013
1148 2012
2391 2007
Reported population at a specific time Show sources
Number Observation date
73 2018
Reported overpopulation Show sources
Reported Overpopulation Observation date
No 2018

Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions Show sources
Adequate or Inadequate? Detention centre conditions Observation date
Inadequate State of repair 2018
Inadequate Showers and toilets 2018
Inadequate Hygiene 2018
Inadequate Food provision 2018
Inadequate Outdoor exercise 2018
Inadequate Bedding and clothing 2016
Inadequate Access to telephones 2016
Inadequate Freedom of movement within facility 2016
Inadequate Temperature 2016
Inadequate Hygiene 2014
Inadequate Recreation 2014
Inadequate Showers and toilets 2013

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 Judicial authorities 2016
Yes National ombudsman or human rights institution 2016
Yes Judicial authorities 2014
Yes National non-governmental groups 2013
Family access Show sources
Family Access Observation date
Yes 2017
Yes 2016

Reports of attempted or successful suicides at this facility Show sources
Suicides Reported Observation date
Yes 2018


Custodial authority
Custodial authority Show sources
Agency Ministry Ministry Typology Observation date
Police aux frontières Interior Ministry Interior or Home Affairs 2017
Police aux frontières Interior Ministry 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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