Matoury, French Guyane

Guyane Centre de Rétention Administrative

Status

Last documented use

2018

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Police aux frontières, Police aux frontières

Management: Police aux frontières (Governmental)

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

Capacity Conditions complaints? Reported population
45
YES
No Data
France

46,800

Immigration detainees (2017)

1,737

Estimated detention capacity (2018)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Route nationale 4, 97351 Matoury, French Guyane
Tel; 0 594 35 09 00
Center status

Status Last documented use

2018

Status In use

2016

Status In use

2008
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2017

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2016

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2008
National typology

Name Centre de rétention administrative (CRA)

2017

Name Centre de rétention administrative (CRA)

2016
Operating period

Year of Entry 1995

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Police aux frontières

Type Governmental

2017

Name Police aux frontières

Type Governmental

2016

Name Police nationale / Police des Airs et Frontières PAF

Type Governmental

2008
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider Sodexo

Service Food services

2017

Provider Guyanaise de propreté

Service Laundry services

2017

Provider Guyanaise de propreté

Service Facility maintenance

2017

Provider Netibis

Service Laundry services

2016

Provider SODEXO

Service Food services

2016
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2017

Security Level Secure

2016

Security Level Secure

2008
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2017

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2016
Estimated average detention period (days)

Number of Days 2

2017

Number of Days 2

2016

Number of Days 2

2016

Number of Days 2.7

2014

Number of Days 2.3

2013
Demographics

Name Adult men

2017

Name Adult women

2017

Name Adult men

2016

Name Adult women

2016

Name Adult men

2013

Name Adult women

2013

Name Unaccompanied minors

2013

Name Adult women

2007

Name Adult men

2007
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2017

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2017

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2016

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2008
Gender segregation

Gender Segregation Yes

2017

Gender Segregation Yes

2016

Gender Segregation Yes

2008
Legal segregation

Legal Segregation Not Applicable

2017

Legal Segregation

Family segregation

Family Segregation Not Applicable

2017

Family Segregation

Age segregation

Age Segregation

Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 45

2017

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 45

2016

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 38

2014
Total number of detainees (year)

Number 1486

2017

Number 1350

2016

Number 2308

2014

Number 2086

2013
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Medical care

2017

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Medical care

2016
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution National non-governmental groups

2017

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution National non-governmental groups

2016
Family access

Family Access Yes

2017

Family Access Yes

2016

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Police aux frontières

Ministry Ministère de l'Intérieur

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2017

Agency Police aux frontières

Ministry Ministère de l'Intérieur

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2016
Estimated annual facility budget (in USD)

Amount in U.S. Dollars 1,874,580

Building and maintenance Yes

Security

Staffing

Food

Medical

Other

2008