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Goulburn Correctional Centre is a maximum/minimum security institution for males. It is located om the Goulburn Correctional Complex in the Southern Tablelands, 197km south-west of Sydney. Also located on the complex is the High Risk Management Correctional Centre.
(02) 4827 2222
Fax: (02) 4827 2230
Goulburn NSW 2580
PO Box 264
Goulburn NSW 2580
The nearest railway station is Goulburn Station. A taxi ride from the station to the Centre is approximately 3 km.
There is ample parking outside the main boom gate.
To expedite the process for a professional visit, please email the AVL conferencing section firstname.lastname@example.org
Bookings for in-person visits and video visits are required and can be made online through JUST Connect. You must register with JUST Connect to make a booking by completing the online application form.
JUST Connect online bookings are open from 6am Mondays and close strictly at 11:00am Wednesday. No changes can be made once bookings close at 11:00am Wednesday.
If this is your first time visiting an inmate or you need your Visitor Identification Number (VIN), please email GoulburnCCVisits@dcj.nsw.gov.au and an application form for a VIN will be sent to you via return email. Please provide the following:
For enquiries only, you may email GoulburnCCVisits@dcj.nsw.gov.au or ring our visits booking team Mondays and Tuesdays from 9:00am-11:00am and 1:00-3:00pm, and Wednesdays from 9:00am-11:00am on (02) 4827 2240. Please note the phone line is generally very busy and there could be lengthy wait times.
Note: To avoid disappointment, visitors are strongly encouraged to book their own visits through Just Connect.
Goulburn Correctional Centre is unable to accept NSW Digital Drivers Licences from visitors as a form of identity.
Before travelling to the centre for an in person visit, please call to confirm your visit and visiting time.
New COVID-safety measures apply to in-person visits, ensure you know the rules to avoid missing out.
In-person visit times
In-person visits take place on Saturdays and Sundays (no Public Holidays).
All visitors are requested to arrive at least 15-30 minutes before the time booked and to be considerate of other booked visits.
Video visit times
Video visits take place on Saturdays and Sundays (no Public Holidays).
The visits area is a family environment. You must dress appropriately. This generally means clothes must be respectable and not too provocative.
You cannot wear anything that hides your face, except for religious reasons. In that case you will be asked to remove your face covering temporarily so staff can verify your identity.
Inappropriate dress (PDF, 419.1 KB) includes:
13 Dec 2023
We acknowledge Aboriginal people as the First Nations Peoples of NSW and pay our respects to Elders past, present, and future.
Informed by lessons of the past, Department of Communities and Justice is improving how we work with Aboriginal people and communities. We listen and learn from the knowledge, strength and resilience of Stolen Generations Survivors, Aboriginal Elders and Aboriginal communities.
You can access our apology to the Stolen Generations.