Section 1: Immigration detention numbers and demographics – Tuen Mun Children & Juvenile Home (TMCJH)

Castle Peak Bay Immigration Centre (CIC) and Tai Tam Gap Correctional Institution (TTGCI) are institutions that only hold adult detainees. In general, according to the Immigration (Places of Detention) Order (Cap. 115B), migrant children would be held at Tuen Mun Children and Juvenile Home, which holds both local and migrant children.

TMCJH has a capacity of 388 and holds both local and migrant children under multiple ordinances. TMCJH is run by the Social Welfare Department (SWD). For more information, see this SWD webpage.

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How many minors are held at TMCJH?

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