Detention centre Dresden

In deportation detention in Dresden, 34 people could be incarcerated for custody purposes, 24 people could be detained. People from all over Saxony, who are obligated to leave, could be detained or taken into custody here.


The facility is placed in Dresden Friedrichstadt, right next to the local first reception center, or "Anchor Centre" on Hamburger Strasse.


Inform yourself on deportation detention on the website of Saxon Refugee Council.

Visiting address

Hamburger Straße 15

01067 Dresden

Visiting Times

Monday to Sunday from 9 am to noon and 1 pm to 5 pm


A visit lasts for one to two hours. In case of need, ask for a longer visit time ('cause you live far away for example)!


You need to register your visit in advance. Number of the prison administration: 0351 - 8257001

Rules in Prison
These are the general rules. They were written by the Central Agency of Saxony. We've got nothing to do with those rules!
Hausregeln Abschiebehaft.pdf
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Requests in Prison
If a prisoner wants something, he needs to file a request for it. For example: he wants a copy of his file. Or: he wants to speak a doctor.
Vorlage Anträge in der Abschiebehaft.pdf
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Requests for Receiving and Sending Packages
You might want to receive or send packages. You've got to file a request as well. Packages can be handed over personally as well (Monday to Friday from 9am to 12am and 1pm to 5pm). On deportations, 20 kilogram are allowed.
Antrag Paketsendung.pdf
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Social Work

An European Homecare Employee supports the imprisoned. He might be helpful concerning packages as well: 0351 - 8257203 (Monday to Friday, 9am to 3pm)