Dublin

Thornton Hall Admninistrative Detention Centre

Status

Closed/ceased migrant detention

2015

Type: Prison or pretrial detention centre (Criminal)

Custodial Authority: Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service

Management: Irish Prison Service (Governmental)

Detains: Adult women

Capacity Reported population Deaths at facility
85
No Data
No Data
Ireland

Not Available

Detained asylum seekers (2020)

833,564

International migrants (2019)

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FACILITY NAMES
Thornton Hall Admninistrative Detention Centre
Location

Country: Ireland

City & Region: Dublin, Europe

Latitude, Longitude: ,

Contact Information
Dochas Centre,
North Circular Road,
Dublin 7.

Tel: +353 01-8858987

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Criminal

Type Prison or pretrial detention centre

2013
Operating Period
Center Status

Status Closed/ceased migrant detention

2015

Status Pending opening

2013
Management

Name Irish Prison Service

Type Governmental

2013
Custodial Authorities

Agency Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service

Ministry Department of Justice, Equality, and Law Reform

Ministry Typology Justice

2013

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Adult women

2013
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2013

Name Criminal detainees (convicted or remand)

2013

SIZE & POPULATION

Capacity (specialised migration-related facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 85

2010
Facility Average Daily Population (year)

Number 3

2008

LENGTH OF DETENTION

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS RATINGS

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2013

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SEGREGATION

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