Port of Dover, Dover

Port of Dover Residential Short-Term Holding Facility

Status

Closed/ceased migrant detention

2010

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: UK Visas and Immigration

Management: G4S Group (Private For-Profit)

Detains: Adult women, Adult men

Capacity Reported population Deaths at facility
56
15

2009

No Data
United Kingdom

23,970

Immigration detainees (2020)

4,270

Estimated detention capacity (2015)

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MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Facility type

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2011
Center Status

Status Closed/ceased migrant detention

2010
Management

Name G4S Group

Type Private For-Profit

2011
Custodial Authorities

Agency UK Visas and Immigration

Ministry Home Office

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2011

STATISTICS & DATA

Demographics

Name Adult women

2009

Name Adult men

2009
Categories of detainees

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2011

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2011
Capacity (specialised immigration facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 56

2009
Reported Population (day)

Number 15

2009
Detention Timeframe (long, medium, short)

Length Medium-term (4-20 days)

2011

CONDITIONS & REGIME

External Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2011
Gender Segregation

Gender Segregation Not Applicable

2011
Legal Segregation

Legal Segregation Not Applicable

2011
Family Segregation

Family Segregation Not Applicable

2011
Age Segregation

Age Segregation Not Applicable

2011