Dear Immigration Department,

I am writing to make a data access request regarding admittances to Ma Tau Kok Detention Centre (“MTKDC”).

May I know, how many persons were admitted to MTKDC in 2021?

Thank you for your help with this request.

Yours faithfully,

H. Y. Fung

Immigration Department

Our Reference: L/M (565) in ImmD DR/6-5/10/R

Dear H.Y. Fung,
Our department has received your application for access to information on
10.03.2022. Your application is now under processing. According to
paragraph 1.16 of the Code on Access to Information, our department will
inform you of the latest progress of the case separately on or before
30.03.2022. In the meantime, please contact the undersigned via this email
if you have any enquiry.

Best regards,

CHAN Tsz-ho
for Director of Immigration

Immigration Department

Our Reference: L/M (565) in ImmD DR/6-5/10/R

Dear H.Y. Fung,
I refer to your request for access to information on 10.03.2022 and our
interim reply to you on 15.03.2022. I hereby provide you the following
information.

In 2021, there were 3,783 admissions to the Ma Tau Kok Detention Centre.

I hope the information is useful to you.

Best regards,

CHAN Tsz-ho
for Director of Immigration