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Buffalo Federal Detention Visitation Center

US Immigration & Customs Enforcement-ICE

Last Updated: May 08,2024

Visitation Hours

Visiting hours for Buffalo Federal Detention are subject to change, so it's crucial to confirm them by contacting the facility directly by phone. Please reach out to 585-343-0814, on visitation procedures, applications, or directions to the facility in Batavia. Please note that visitors will undergo a thorough search before entering the premises, and personal belongings, including cell phones, are strictly prohibited. Individuals under probation, parole, or community corrections supervision must obtain approval from their supervising officer and the superintendent before visiting, although such visits are not typically approved.

General Visitation Information

Family Visits

Visitation Hours are as follows

Mondays - Fridays
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
1 p.m. – 3 p.m
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Saturdays & Sundays
9 a.m. – 11 a.m.
1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

  • To ensure adequate time to process visitors through security, all visitors must be checked in by 10:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m., and 7:30 p.m. respectively.
  • Visitors must present a valid verifiable government-issued identification card to enter the facility.
  • Visits shall not exceed 1 hour.
  • Minors who are visiting the facility must be accompanied by an adult guardian (18 years or older). Minors must not be left unaccompanied in the waiting room, visiting room or any other area.
  • Adult visitors must present a valid, verifiable government-issued identification card to enter the facility.