Strathaven, South Lanarkshire

Dungavel House Immigration Removal Centre (IRC)

Status

Last documented use

2016

Type: Administrative (Immigration detention centre)

Authority: Private For-Profit

Detains: Asylum seekers, Undocumented migrants

Capacity

249

2016

Reported Population

215

2015

Inadequate Conditions

No

2015

United Kingdom

28,941

Immigration detainees

13,636

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information

Address: Dungavel House IRC Strathaven South Lanarkshire ML10 6RF UK Tel: + 44 1698 395 000. Fax: + 44 1698 395 067

Center status

Status Last documented use

2016

Status In use

2015

Status In use

2012
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2011
National typology

Name Immigration Removal Centre (IRC)

2015
Operating period

Year of Entry 2001

Year Ceased

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Management

Name GEO Group Ltd

Type Private For-Profit

2016

Name GEO Group Ltd

Type Private For-Profit

2012

Name G4S Group

Type Private For-Profit

2011

Name G4S Group

Type Private For-Profit

2010
Outsourced services and non-state actors

Provider Med-Co Secure Healthcare Services

Service Health care

2016

Provider Tascor

Service Detainee transport

2015

Provider Reliance

Service Detainee transport

2012

Provider Primecare

Service Health care

2012

Provider Scottish Qualification Authority

Service Education or training

2012

Provider GEO Group Ltd

Service Management

2012
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 63

2011
Demographics

Name Adult women

2015

Name Adult men

2015

Name Adult men

2012

Name Adult women

2012

Name Adult men

2010

Name Adult women

2010

Name Families

2010
Categories of detainees

Name Asylum seekers (administrative)

2011

Name Undocumented migrants (administrative)

2011
Gender segregation

Gender Segregation Yes

2015

Gender Segregation Yes

2011
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 249

2016

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 217

2012

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 219

2010
Average daily population

Number 198

2009
Reported population at a specific time

Number 215

2015

Number 173

2012

Number 185

2011

Number 195

2010
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Protection from Physical Violence

2015

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Hygiene

2015

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Medical care

2015

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Food provision

2015

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Freedom of movement within facility

2015

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Recreation

2015

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Outdoor exercise

2015

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Escorts and Removals

2012

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Ventilation

2012

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Medical care

2012

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Escorts and Removals

2010

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Protection from Physical Violence

2010

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Freedom of movement within facility

2010

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Hygiene

2010

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Ventilation

2010

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Medical care

2010

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Food provision

2010

Adequate or Inadequate? Adequate

Detention centre conditions Recreation

2010
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions

Yes or No Yes

Type of institution Bar associations or similar

2013
Family access

Family Access Yes

2013
Armed guards
Reported overstays at facility
Legal segregation
Family segregation
Age segregation
Capacity reserved for immigration detainees (criminal facility)
Occupancy rate
Total number of detainees (year)
Reported overpopulation
Inspection grade
Specially trained personnel
Mistreatment complaints
Consular access
Reported deaths at this facility
Reports of attempted or successful suicides 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