Barcelona

Centro de Internamiento de Extranjeros-Barcelona ("Centro de Zona Franca")

Status

In use

2020

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Cuerpo Nacional de Policía

Management: Ministerio del Interior / Dirección General de Policía (Governmental)

Detains: Adult men, Unaccompanied minors, Centros de Internamiento de Extranjeros

Capacity Deaths at facility Conditions complaints?
236
Yes
YES

2017

Spain

42

Detained children (2020)

766

Detained asylum seekers (2020)

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FACILITY NAMES
Centro de Internamiento de Extranjeros-Barcelona ("Centro de Zona Franca")
Location

Country: Spain

City & Region: Barcelona, Europe

Latitude, Longitude: 41.4180150361, 2.2192382813

Contact Information
Carreter E, Zona Franca, 40 Zona Franca-
port Sants-Montjuïc 08040 Barcelona
Web: http://www.policia.es
Telephone: 932903926 Fax: 932903927

MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2018

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2013
National typology

Name Centros de Internamiento de Extranjeros

2019
Operating Period

Year of Entry 2006

Center Status

Status In use

2020

Status Temporarily closed

2020

Status In use

2018

Status In use

2017

Status In use

2016

Status Temporarily closed

2015

Status In use

2013
Management

Name Ministerio del Interior / Dirección General de Policía

Type Governmental

2017

Name Ministerio del Interior/Direccion General de la Policia

Type Governmental

2013

Name Comisión General de Extranjería y Fronteras

Type Governmental

2013
Custodial Authorities

Agency Cuerpo Nacional de Policía

Ministry Ministerio del Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2013

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Adult men

2017

Name Unaccompanied minors

2017

Name Adult men

2012
Categories of detainees

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2017

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2016

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2016

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2013

SIZE & POPULATION

Capacity (specialised migration-related facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 236

2012
Total Migration Detainees at Facility: Flow + Stock (year)

Number 1797

2017

Number 1660

2011

LENGTH OF DETENTION

Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2017

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2013
Average Days in Detention

Number of Days 31

2018

Number of Days 33

2017

Number of Days 26

2015

Number of Days 25

2012

OUTCOMES

Reports of Deaths

Reported deaths? Yes

2013

Reported deaths? Yes

2012

Reported deaths? Yes

2010
Reports of Suicide Attempts

Suicides Reported Yes

2013

Suicides Reported Yes

2010

CONDITIONS RATINGS

Inadequate conditions

Access to clean drinking water

2017

Cell space

2017

Ventilation

2017

Temperature

2017

Showers and toilets

2017

CARCERAL INDICATORS

External Security Regime

Secure

2013

STAFF

Mistreatment Reports

Yes

2017

SEGREGATION

Gender Segregation

Not Applicable

2017

Not Applicable

2013
Legal Segregation

Not Applicable

2017
Age Segregation

Not Available

2017

Not Applicable

2013

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH CARE

MONITORING & ACCESS

Monitors & Civil Society Access

Yes

National Preventive Mechanism under OPCAT

2018

Yes

National non-governmental groups

2017

Yes

National Preventive Mechanism under OPCAT

2017

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