Aşkale, Erzurum

Erzurum Removal Centre (Erzurum Geri Gönderme Merkezi) (also Aşkale Deportation Centre)

Status

Last documented use

2018

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Ministry of the Interior

Management: Governmental Directorate General for Migration Management (Governmental)

Detains: Adult women, Disabled persons

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
1500
1157

2018

YES
Turkey

16,116

Estimated detention capacity (2018)

18

Number of detention centres (2018)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Center status

Status Last documented use

2018

Status In use

2015
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2015
National typology

Name Erzurum Geri Gönderme Merkezi,

2015
Operating period

Year of Entry 2015

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Governmental Directorate General for Migration Management

Type Governmental

2015
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2015
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2015
Demographics

Name Adult women

2018

Name Disabled persons

2018

Name Adult men

2015
Gender segregation

Gender Segregation Yes

2018
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 1500

2018
Reported population at a specific time

Number 1157

2018
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Ventilation

2018

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Showers and toilets

2018
Mistreatment complaints

Mistreatment Complaints Yes

2015
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution National non-governmental groups

2015
Family access

Family Access No

2015

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS