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Silverwater Women's Correctional Centre is a maximum-security facility for women and the major reception centre for female offenders in NSW. Silverwater Women's Correctional Centre is one of three correctional facilities that make up the Silverwater Correctional Complex. The other correctional facilities at the complex are:
Silverwater NSW 2128
Locked bag 130
Australia Post Business Centre
Silverwater NSW 1811
Check with Transport NSW or call 131 500 for up to date bus and train timetables. The nearest bus stop is on Holker Street, which is near Avenue of Africa, Silverwater.
If you're travelling via private transport, please note that visitor parking is very limited. Allow plenty of additional time to find a park.
A Visitor Identification Number (VIN) is required for individuals requesting contact with inmates in person, by telephone, AVL or to deposit money into an inmate account.
In-person visit times (family/friend)
Mondays and Saturdays between:
Video visit times (family/friend)
Sundays from 8.30am to 15:00pm
Legal visits are available from Monday to Sunday at the following times:
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:
02 Aug 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.