Bazenheid, Canton St. Gallen

Bazenheid Deportation Prison (Ausschaffungsgefängnis Bazenheid)

Status

In use

2020

Type: Administrative (Immigration detention centre)

Authority: Government-local

Detains: Undocumented migrants

Capacity

12

2020

Reported Population

Not available

Inadequate Conditions

Not available

Switzerland

3,284

Immigration detainees

2,155

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Ifangstrasse 5 9602 Bazenheid, Canton St. Gallen Tel. 058 229 76 00 Fax. 071 727 09 40
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
Operating period

Year of Entry 2011

Year Ceased

National typology

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Canton de St Gallen

Type Government-local

2015
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2011
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2011
Categories of detainees

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2011
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 12

2020
Outsourced services and non-state actors
Armed guards
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Gender segregation
Legal segregation
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Family access
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BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Migration Office

Ministry Canton St. Gallen, Ausländeramt des Kantons St. Gallen

Ministry Typology

2011
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