Egolzwil, Canton Lucerne

Wauwilermoos Correctional Facility (Justizvollzugsanstalt Wauwilermoos)

Status

In use

2020

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Migration Office

Management: Canton de Lucerne (Government-local)

Detains: Adult men, Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
14
No Data
No Data
Switzerland

3,284

Immigration detainees (2018)

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2020)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Justizvollzugsanstalt Wauvilermoos
Ausschaffungsgefängnis
Tel. 041 984 24 44
Email: wauwilermoos@lu.ch
Center status

Status In use

2020

Status In use

2015

Status In use

2011
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2011
National typology

Name Justizvollzugsanstalt

2020
Operating period

Year of Entry 2010

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Canton de Lucerne

Type Government-local

2015
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2011
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2011
Demographics

Name Adult men

2020
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2011
Legal segregation

Legal Segregation Yes

2015
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 14

2011

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Migration Office

Ministry Department of Asylum and Repatriation, Migration Office, Canton Lucerne

Ministry Typology

2011