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Dawn de Loas Correctional Centre is a minimum-security correctional centre for male offenders located 21 kilometres west of the Sydney CBD. It is located on the Silverwater Correctional Complex which also includes, Silverwater Women's Correctional Centre and the Metropolitan Remand & Reception Centre (MRRC).
The bus stop closest to the centre is located on Holker St (near Avenue of Africa) in Silverwater.
If you are travelling via private transport, please note that visitor parking is very limited. Allow plenty of additional time to find parking.
Bookings for video and in-person visits are required and can be made by phone.
To make a visit booking, please call the visits booking line on (02) 9289 5802 or contact the main switchboard on 02 9289 5600 on Tuesday or Wednesday between:
Before travelling for a visit, please call the correctional centre to confirm the visit.
New COVID-safety measures apply to in-person visits, make sure you know the rules before you book.
In-person visits take place on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday (no Public Holidays)
Video visits will take place on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday (no Public Holidays)
Please refer to the video visits page for more detailed information.
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 includes: