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Dear Immigration Department,

I am writing to make a data request access about migrants' detention statistics in Hong Kong.

May I know, in each of the years between 2013 – 2023,

1. How many migrants people are detained each year by detention facilities
2. Gender and nationality of migrant people detained each year by detention facilities
3. Length of stays of detainees (by days or weeks)
4. Reasons of entry in detention centres (numbers by year)
5. Number of detainees involved in physical confrontations by type of attack and penalty received.

If a CSV or Excel format is possible, I would greatly appreciate it.

Yours faithfully,

Ms Dotto

Records and Data Management Section, 入境事務處

Dear Ms Dotto,

I refer to your email of 25 July 2023.  In order to enable us to proceed
further with your request, please clarify on or before 1 August 2023
whether:
(a) the detention facilities as mentioned in your email refer to the
immigration detention facilities; and
(b) the migrant people as mentioned refer to persons who do not have
permanent residency in Hong Kong.

Regards,

(Mr S T Lam)
for Director of Immigration

From:        Ms Dotto <[FOI #1390 email]>
To:        FOI requests at Immigration Department <[Immigration Department request email]>
Date:        25/07/2023 12:51
Subject:        Freedom of Information request - migrants detention
statistics in Hong Kong

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Dear Immigration Department,

I am writing to make a data request access about migrants' detention
statistics in Hong Kong.

May I know, in each of the years between 2013 – 2023,

1. How many migrants people are detained each year by detention facilities

2. Gender and nationality of migrant people detained each year by
detention facilities

3. Length of stays of detainees (by days or weeks)

4. Reasons of entry in detention centres (numbers by year)

5. Number of detainees involved in physical confrontations by type of
attack and penalty received.

If a CSV or Excel format is possible, I would greatly appreciate it.

Yours faithfully,

Ms Dotto

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Dear Records and Data Management Section,

Yes, I confirm that

(a) the detention facilities refer to the immigration detention facilities;
(b) the migrant people as mentioned refer to persons who do not have
permanent residency in Hong Kong.

Yours sincerely,

Ms Dotto

Records and Data Management Section, 入境事務處

Dear Ms Dotto,
                 
I refer to your email of 25 July 2023.
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 14 August 2023.

Regards,

(Mr S T Lam)
for Director of Immigration

From:        Ms Dotto <[FOI #1390 email]>
To:        Records and Data Management Section <[Immigration Department request email]>
Date:        25/07/2023 15:26
Subject:        Re: Request for information under Code on Access to
Information (Application no. RDCD-0000572-23)

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Dear Records and Data Management Section,

Yes, I confirm that

(a) the detention facilities refer to the immigration detention
facilities;

(b) the migrant people as mentioned refer to persons who do not have

permanent residency in Hong Kong.

Yours sincerely,

Ms Dotto

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Records and Data Management Section, 入境事務處

Dear Ms Dotto,
                 
Further to our interim reply of 28 July 2023, I am writing to inform you
that your application for access to information is still under processing,
as more time is required to gather and consolidate the information
requested in your application.  According to paragraph 1.18 of the Code on
Access to Information, our department will inform you of the latest
progress of the case separately on or before 13 September 2023.

Regards,

(Mr S T Lam)
for Director of Immigration

From:        RM/IMMD/HKSARG
To:        Ms Dotto <[FOI #1390 email]>
Date:        28/07/2023 10:11
Subject:        Re: Request for information under Code on Access to
Information (Application no. RDCD-0000572-23)

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Dear Ms Dotto,
                 
I refer to your email of 25 July 2023.
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 14 August 2023.

Regards,

(Mr S T Lam)
for Director of Immigration

From:        Ms Dotto <[FOI #1390 email]>
To:        Records and Data Management Section <[Immigration Department request email]>
Date:        25/07/2023 15:26
Subject:        Re: Request for information under Code on Access to
Information (Application no. RDCD-0000572-23)

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Dear Records and Data Management Section,

Yes, I confirm that

(a) the detention facilities refer to the immigration detention
facilities;

(b) the migrant people as mentioned refer to persons who do not have

permanent residency in Hong Kong.

Yours sincerely,

Ms Dotto

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Records and Data Management Section, 入境事務處

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Dear Ms Dotto,
I refer to your request for access to information on 25 July 2023.
 Further to our interim replies of 28 July 2023 and 14 August 2023, our
reply is provided as below.

Access to Information Officer
Immigration Department

From:        RM/IMMD/HKSARG
To:        Ms Dotto <[FOI #1390 email]>
Date:        14/08/2023 11:09
Subject:        Re: Request for information under Code on Access to
Information (Application no. RDCD-0000572-23)

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Dear Ms Dotto,
                 
Further to our interim reply of 28 July 2023, I am writing to inform you
that your application for access to information is still under processing,
as more time is required to gather and consolidate the information
requested in your application.  According to paragraph 1.18 of the Code on
Access to Information, our department will inform you of the latest
progress of the case separately on or before 13 September 2023.

Regards,

(Mr S T Lam)
for Director of Immigration

From:        RM/IMMD/HKSARG
To:        Ms Dotto <[FOI #1390 email]>
Date:        28/07/2023 10:11
Subject:        Re: Request for information under Code on Access to
Information (Application no. RDCD-0000572-23)

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Dear Ms Dotto,
                 
I refer to your email of 25 July 2023.
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 14 August 2023.

Regards,

(Mr S T Lam)
for Director of Immigration

From:        Ms Dotto <[FOI #1390 email]>
To:        Records and Data Management Section <[Immigration Department request email]>
Date:        25/07/2023 15:26
Subject:        Re: Request for information under Code on Access to
Information (Application no. RDCD-0000572-23)

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Dear Records and Data Management Section,

Yes, I confirm that

(a) the detention facilities refer to the immigration detention
facilities;

(b) the migrant people as mentioned refer to persons who do not have

permanent residency in Hong Kong.

Yours sincerely,

Ms Dotto

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We don't know whether the most recent response to this request contains information or not – if you are Ms Dotto please sign in and let everyone know.