Kidlington, Oxfordshire

Campsfield House Immigration Removal Centre (IRC)

Status

Closed
(or ceased migrant detention operations)

2019

Type: Immigration detention centre (Administrative)

Custodial Authority: UK Visas and Immigration

Management: Mitie (Private For-Profit)

Detains: Adult men, Asylum seekers (administrative), Undocumented migrants (administrative)

Capacity Reported population Conditions complaints?
282
209

2014

NO
United Kingdom

23,970

Immigration detainees (2020)

4,270

Estimated detention capacity (2015)

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information

Address: Campsfield House IRC Langford Lane Kidlington Oxon OX5 1REC UK Tel: + 44 1865 233600 Fax: + 44 1865 233723


Center status

Status Closed (or ceased migrant detention operations)

2019

Status Last documented use

2016

Status In use

2015

Status In use

2014
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2011
National typology

Name Immigration Removal Centre (IRC)

2015
Operating period

Year of Entry 1993

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name Mitie

Type Private For-Profit

2016

Name Mitie

Type Private For-Profit

2014

Name The Geo Group Ltd.

Type Private For-Profit

2011
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider Mitie

Service Health care

2016

Provider Tascor

Service Detainee transport

2014

Provider Mitie

Service Management

2014

Provider The Practice PLC

Service Health care

2013

Provider Mitie

Service Education or training

2013

Provider Mitie

Service Food services

2013

Provider Mitie

Service Facility maintenance

2013

Provider Reliance

Service Detainee transport

2011

Provider The Practice PLC

Service Health care

2011
Security Regime

Security Level Secure

2011
Maximum official detention period at facility

Length Long-term (more than 20 days)

2011
Estimated average detention period (days)

Number of Days 65

2011
Demographics

Name Adult men

2014

Name Adult men

2010
Categories of detainees

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2011

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

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
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 282

2016

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 276

2014

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 216

2011

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 216

2010
Average daily population

Number 206

2010
Reported population at a specific time

Number 209

2014

Number 194

2011

Number 215

2011
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Protection from Physical Violence

2014

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Freedom of movement within facility

2014

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Cell space

2014

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Hygiene

2014

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Showers and toilets

2014

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Medical care

2014

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Food provision

2014

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Recreation

2014

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Access to internet

2014

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Outdoor exercise

2014

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Showers and toilets

2013

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Freedom of movement within facility

2011

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Protection from Physical Violence

2011

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Food provision

2011

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Medical care

2011

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Recreation

2011
Mistreatment complaints

Mistreatment Complaints Yes

2013
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution Bar associations or similar

2014

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution National non-governmental groups

2014

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution National Red Cross Federation

2014
Family access

Family Access Yes

2014
Reports of attempted or successful suicides at this facility

Suicides Reported Yes

2014
Armed guards
Reported overstays at facility
Capacity reserved for immigration detainees (criminal facility)
Occupancy rate
Total number of detainees (year)
Reported overpopulation
Inspection grade
Specially trained personnel
Consular access
Reported deaths at this facility

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency UK Visas and Immigration

Ministry Home Office

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2011
Facility owner
Estimated cost per detainee day at facility (in USD)
Estimated annual facility budget (in USD)
Area of authority or operations