Canton Basel City (Basel-Stadt)

Bässlergut Prison (Gefängnis Bässlergut)

Status

In use

2020

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Office for Migration

Management: Not Available

Detains: Adult men, Undocumented migrants (administrative)

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

3,284

Immigration detainees (2018)

Not Available

Estimated detention capacity (2020)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Freiburgerstrasse 48
4057 Basel
Tel. 061 638 31 00
Fax. 061 638 31 10
Email: info.gb@jsd.bs.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
Operating period

Year of Entry 2000

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

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
Capacity reserved for immigration detainees (criminal facility)

Number 60

2020

Number 30

2015

Number 45

2011

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency Office for Migration

Ministry Office for Migration, Canton Basel-Stadt / Service de la Population, Canton Vaud / Office for Migration, Canton Basel-Landschaft

Ministry Typology

2011