Statistics release announcement

Children entering detention under Immigration Act powers: June 2015

Monthly statistics relating to children entering detention and held solely under Immigration Act powers. These data are based on provisional management information and are subject to change.

Statistics release cancelled

This series will be reintegrated into the Immigration Statistics release and separate monthly publication will end. Statistics on children entering immigration detention are published on a quarterly basis as part of the Immigration Statistics release, available here: The next edition covers the period up to the end of June 2015 and is due for release on 27 August 2015. Quarterly figures are considered more robust and will include any subsequent revisions, as with other national statistics.