UPR recommendations 2017, paragraph 134.217

UN recommendation

Plain English recommendation

Government should: Update immigration laws to limit the amount of time migrants and asylum seekers can be detained. Ensure vulnerable people are not detained.

Original UN recommendation

Introduce a general statutory time limit on immigration detention and ensure such detention is not used in the case of vulnerable individuals or groups (Germany).

Date of UN examination


Last updated on 09/12/2020