Geneva

Favra Facility (Etablissement de Favra)

Status

Temporarily closed

2020

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Republique et Canton de Genève

Management: Chef de service, service de l'application des peines et mesures, Departement des Institutions, Republique et Canton de Genève (Governmental)

Detains: Adult men, Asylum seekers (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
20
No Data
No Data
Switzerland

3,284

Immigration detainees (2018)

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2020)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Maison d'arrêt de Favra.
Chemin de Favra 24
1241 Puplinge
Tel. 022 546 84 00
Fax 022 546 84 79
Center status

Status Temporarily closed

2020

Status In use

2015

Status In use

2008
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2008
Operating period

Year of Entry 1995

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Chef de service, service de l'application des peines et mesures, Departement des Institutions, Republique et Canton de Genève

Type Governmental

2008
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2008
Demographics

Name Adult men

2020
Categories of detainees

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2008
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 20

2020

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 15

2008

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS