Luqa

Luqa International Airport Custody Centre (Short-term detention)

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2016

Type: Administrative (Transit centre)

Authority: Governmental

Detains: Undocumented migrants

Capacity

Not available

Reported Population

Not available

Inadequate Conditions

Not available

Malta

1,900

Immigration detainees

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2016

Status In use

2009
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Transit centre

2009
National typology
Operating period

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Police

Type Governmental

2009
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2009
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2009
Outsourced services and non-state actors
Armed guards
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