Jleeb Al Shuyoukh, Al Farwaniya

Talha Detention Centre (Deporation Centre, Detention Department)

Status

Last documented use

2018

Type: Administrative (Immigration detention centre)

Authority:

Detains:

Capacity

1000

2013

Reported Population

Not available

Inadequate Conditions

Yes

2011

Kuwait

Immigration detainees

Detained asylum seekers

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GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS

Contact Information
Center status

Status Last documented use

2018

Status In use

2015
GDP facility typology

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2017

Category Filter Administrative

Type Immigration detention centre

2015
National typology
Operating period

OPERATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

Reported overstays at facility

Reported Overstays Yes

2017
Demographics

Name Adult men

2017
Gender segregation

Gender Segregation Not Applicable

2017
Estimated capacity (administrative immigration detention facility)

Type Standard capacity

Capacity 1000

2013
Average daily population

Number 400

2017
Reported overpopulation

Reported Overpopulation Yes

2017

Reported Overpopulation Yes

2011
Inspection grade

Grade Deficient (“Deficient” or “At Risk”)

2011
Reports of adequate or inadequate conditions

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Ventilation

2011

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Access to clean drinking water

2011

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Recreation

2011

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Outdoor exercise

2011

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Bedding and clothing

2011

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Showers and toilets

2011

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Temperature

2011

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Overcrowding

2011

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions Solitary confinement

2011

Adequate or Inadequate? Inadequate

Detention centre conditions State of repair

2011
Management
Outsourced services and non-state actors
Security Regime
Armed guards
Maximum official detention period at facility
Estimated average detention period (days)
Categories of detainees
Legal segregation
Family segregation
Age segregation
Capacity reserved for immigration detainees (criminal facility)
Occupancy rate
Total number of detainees (year)
Reported population at a specific time
Specially trained personnel
Mistreatment complaints
Access by international organizations, civil society, national institutions
Family access
Consular access
Reported deaths at this facility
Reports of attempted or successful suicides at this facility

BUREAUCRATIC CHARACTERISTICS

Custodial authority

Agency General Department of Residence Affairs (Formerly Directorate General of Immigration and Passports)

Ministry Ministry of Interior

Ministry Typology Interior or Home Affairs

2015
Facility owner
Estimated cost per detainee day at facility (in USD)
Estimated annual facility budget (in USD)
Area of authority or operations