Dungavel House IRC

Dungavel House IRC Dungavel House IRC

Dungavel House Immigration Removal Centre is located near Strathaven in South Lanarkshire, Scotland and accommodates 249 men and women. We operate the facility on behalf of the Home Office, holding people being detained under immigration powers pending their departure from the UK.

The Centre is operated in accordance with the Detention Centre Rules 2001 and Home Office Operating Standards and provides a wide-range of facilities to meet Detainees' needs, including:

  • Accredited education courses
  • Library
  • Garden
  • ICT Suite
  • Indoor Sports Hall
  • Fitness Suite
  • Five aside Football Pitch
  • Chapel, Mosque, and Multi-Faith Facilities
  • Shop
  • Healthcare

Management Team:

Sarah Lynch - Centre Manager
Chris Walker - Head of Operations
Karen McCartney - Head of Residence and Regimes
Helen Adam - Healthcare Manager (MedCo)