Athens, Attica

Athens airport holding facility

Status

Last documented use

2017

Type: Transit centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Ministry of Public Order and Citizen Protection, Ministry of Public Order and Citizen Protection

Management: Police (Governmental)

Detains: Adult women, Adult men, Unaccompanied minors, Asylum seekers (administrative), Asylum seekers-Dublin procedure (administrative), Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
50
16

2016

YES
Greece

31,126

Immigration detainees (2018)

6,290 - 7,570

Estimated detention capacity (2013)

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MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Transit centre

2013

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2001
Center Status

Status Last documented use

2017

Status In use

2001
Management

Name Police

Type Governmental

2016

STATISTICS & DATA

Demographics

Name Adult women

2011

Name Adult men

2011

Name Unaccompanied minors

2011
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2013

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2013

Name Asylum seekers-Dublin procedure (administrative)

2013

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2001
Capacity (specialised immigration facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 50

2013
Reported Population (day)

Number 16

2016

Number 30

2016

Number 26

2013

Number 67

2012
Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2016

CONDITIONS & REGIME

Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Outdoor exercise

2016

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Outdoor exercise

2013

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Freedom of movement within facility

2013

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Ventilation

2011

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Lighting

2011
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2016

Security Level Secure

2001
Gender Segregation

Gender Segregation Yes

2011
Age Segregation

Age Segregation Yes

2011