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

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
50
30

YES

2016

Greece

33,444

Migration Detainees

30,631

Migration Detainee Entries

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FACILITY NAMES
Athens airport holding facility
Location

Country: Greece

City & Region: Athens, Attica, Europe

Latitude, Longitude: 37.935657, 23.948349

Contact Information
Attiki Odos
Spata Artemida 190 04
Grèce

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Center Status

Status Last documented use

2017

Status In use

2001
Facility type

Category Filter Administrative

Type Transit centre

2013

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2001
Management

Name Police

Type Governmental

2016

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Unaccompanied minors

2011

Name Adult men

2011

Name Adult women

2011
Categories of detainees

Name Asylum seekers-Dublin procedure (administrative)

2013

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2013

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2013

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2001

SIZE & POPULATION

Capacity (specialised migration-related facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 50

2013
Reported Single-Day Migration Detainee Population at Facility (day)

Number 30

2016

Number 16

2016

Number 26

2013

Number 67

2012

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2016

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS

Inadequate conditions

Outdoor exercise

2016

Freedom of movement within facility

2013

Outdoor exercise

2013

Lighting

2011

Ventilation

2011

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2016

Secure

2001

STAFF

SEGREGATION

Gender Segregation

Yes

2011
Age Segregation

Yes

2011

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH

MONITORING & ACCESS

TELECOMMUNICATIONS