Grounds for Detention Reviews

‘Grounds’ refers to the relevant section of the IRPA under which each detention review is founded. Please note that an individual can be detained on more than one ground and may be subject to more than one detention review depending on the length of detention.

Grounds for Detention Reviews by Region

58(1)a) Danger to the Public58(1)b) Flight Risk58(1)c) Reasonable Suspicion58(1)d) Identitiy-PC58(1)e) Identity-DFN
2022 (January to September)​
National1,136
5,408231696​ 0
Eastern460
2,002
180
521
0
Central426
1,997
18
141
0
Western250
1,409
33
34​​
0
​2021​
National 1,603 5,541 118 198 0​
Eastern635
1,492
60
117
0
Central686
2,366
32
38
0
Western282
1,683
26
43​
0
2020​
National 1,386 5,462 178 498 0
Eastern630
1,774
63
283
0
Central467
2,438
56
108
0
Western289
1,250
59
107​
0
2019
National 1,656 10,612 439 1,740 0
Eastern638 3,724 300 1,227 0
Central649 4,848 43 262 0
Western369 2,040 96 251 0
2018
National 1,762 9,552 371 1,449 0
Eastern7693,0432419700
Central6934,795442360
Western3001,714862430
2017
National 1,692 10,091 243 1,092 0
Eastern7603,1281276620
Central6955,081141590
Western2371,8821022710
2016
National 1,674 11,482 105 1,062 0
Eastern6063,060275950
Central8666,691262410
Western2021,731522260
2015
National 2,038 13,081 184 1,180 0
Eastern6033,037807150
Central1,2268,063392350
Western2091,981652300
2014
National 2,459 14,275 69 837 0
Eastern7613,019135560
Central1,4869,114391150
Western2122,142171660
2013
National 2,382 16,516 23 774 0
Eastern7052,92024720
Central1,57811,257202170
Western992,3391850