Portland, Dorset

The Verne (IRC)

Status

Closed/ceased migrant detention

2017

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: Not Available

Management: HM Prison Service (Governmental)

Detains: Adult men

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
580
575

YES

2015

United Kingdom

23,970

Migration Detainees

1

Deaths in Detention

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FACILITY NAMES
The Verne (IRC)
Location

Country: United Kingdom

City & Region: Portland, Dorset, Europe

Latitude, Longitude: 50.561534, -2.435725

Contact Information

Portland, Dorset, DT5 1EQ



Tel: 01305 825000

Fax: 01305 825001


MANAGEMENT & BUDGET

Center Status

Status Closed/ceased migrant detention

2017

Status Last documented use

2016
Facility type

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2016
National typology

Name Immigration Removal Centre (IRC)

2016
Management

Name HM Prison Service

Type Governmental

2016
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider Dorset Healthcare University Foundation Trust

Service Health care

2016

Provider Tascor

Service Detainee transport

2015

DETAINEES

Demographics

Name Adult men

2015

SIZE & POPULATION

Capacity (specialised migration-related facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 580

2016
Reported Single-Day Migration Detainee Population at Facility (day)

Number 575

2015

LENGTH OF DETENTION

OUTCOMES

CONDITIONS

Inadequate conditions

Hygiene

2015

Showers and toilets

2015

Protection from Physical Violence

2015

CARCERAL INDICATORS

STAFF

SEGREGATION

CELLS

COMMUNAL SPACE & ACTIVITIES

HEALTH

MONITORING & ACCESS

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