Frequently asked questions
Answers to some of the most common questions about how the Department of Corrections manages offenders.
Visiting a prisoner
Information for the public about how to visit a prisoner.
Locating a prisoner
Information for people seeking to make contact with a friend or family member they believe may be in prison.
How to write to a prisoner
Information about the rules and procedures for writing or posting things to a prisoner.
Information for those who could have an offender serving Community Detention living with them.
Home Detention & Residential Restrictions
Information for those who could have an offender serving Home Detention or Parole with Residential Restrictions living with them.
Information for people supporting an offender doing a rehabilitation programme.
Booklet for the family and friends of a prisoner who dies in custody
A PDF booklet containing information on the processes and procedures following a death in custody, which may be helpful to friends and family of the deceased.
Making a complaint about Community Probation Services
The process for making a complaint about community probation services.
Support Planning Meetings
Information for people involved in Support Planning Meetings to create a support network and safety plan to help offenders who have sexually offended against children live an offence-free life.
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