Immigration Detention in the UK
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UK Residential Detention Spaces
UK Detention Statistics provided by the Home Office can be read below. Select the 'Briefing' option to read an overview of the statistics, or the 'Tables' option to download the full statistics for the relevant period in Excel format. Please note that these links will take you to the Home Office (external) website.
Monthly Figures on Child Detention
To view the monthly figures relating to children entering detention held solely under Immigration Act powers in Excel, select the relevant link below.
Latest Figures: Size of Detention Estate and Proposed Expansions
The latest information regarding the current size of the immigration detention estate, and including recently announced proposed expansions, is available here.