Taranto, Puglia

Taranto Hotspot

Status

In use

2019

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Ministry of the Interior

Management: European Union Agencies (Frontex and EASO) (International or Regional Organization)

Detains: Asylum seekers (administrative), Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
400
50

2017

No Data
Italy

4,092

Immigration detainees (2018)

1,984

Estimated detention capacity (2018)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Varco Nord Porto di Taranto
Taranto,
Center status

Status In use

2019

Status In use

2017
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2016
National typology

Name Hotspot

Operating period

Year of Entry 2016

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name European Union Agencies (Frontex and EASO)

Type International or Regional Organization

2016

Name Ministry of the Interior

Type Governmental

2016
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider Associazione Noi e Voi

Service Translation services

2016

Provider Red Cross

Service Health care

2016

Provider Comune di Taranto

Service Management

2016
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

Estimated average detention period (days)

Number of Days 6

2018
Categories of detainees

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2016

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2016

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 400

2016
Total number of detainees (year)

Number 9022

2017
Reported population at a specific time

Number 50

2017

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Area of authority or operations

Area of Authority of Operations Prefettura di Taranto