The Metropolitan Remand and Reception Centre (MRRC) is a maximum security correctional facility for male offenders.
The MRRC is one of three correctional facilities on the
Silverwater Correctional Complex located 21km west of Sydney's central business district.
Inmates who arrive at the MRRC
Most inmates at the MRRC leave the centre within the first few months of their arrival. They may obtain bail and are released or they are classified and transferred to their centre of classification.
Before travelling for a visit, please call the visits booking line to confirm your visit and visiting time.
Visits must be pre-booked by calling the MRRC Visits Booking Line on (02) 9289 5200.
Before travelling for a visit, please call the correctional centre to confirm visit and visiting time.
Monday - Sunday
Contact the visits booking line on (02) 9289 5200 for all visit session times.
For more information please see
Information for Visitors.
* Please note that there are no visits during the morning for the following days in 2016 (visits will commence from 12:30pm):
Prior to attending, please contact the Centre to confirm visits are open on any upcoming public holiday.
Bookings are not required for legal and professional visits except for the following:
Legal and Professional representatives are permitted to visit during the visiting times at their convenience, providing all identification checks and search requirements before entering the Centre have been satisfied.
Legal visits are normally available as follows.
* No legal visits during the morning for the following days in 2016 (visits will commence from 12:30pm):
The MRRC provides work opportunities for inmates in a variety of industries including:
Learn more about Education and training programs.