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Lithgow Correctional Centre is a maximum security institution for males located 152km west of Sydney in the Blue Mountains. The Centre is at Marrangaroo, 7km west of Lithgow on the Great Western Highway.
Lithgow train station is a 7km taxi ride (approximately $30 each way) to the Lithgow Correctional Centre.
A bus service (Route 600) runs from the local Post Office to the Correctional Centre on Saturdays from 8.57am.
There is no bus on Sundays.
Travelling from Sydney, continue through Lithgow on the Great Western Highway.
Video Visits have been introduced across the state to help inmates maintain contact with family and friends while in person visits remain suspeneded due to COVID-19.
To book a Video Visit at Lithgow Correctional Centre please call the visits booking line on 02 6350 2248
Commencing Monday 03 August 2020, Video Visits will take place on Saturday and Sunday only between the hours of 8am and 6.00pm. AFTERNOON VISITS WILL CEASE.
The time allocated for each Video Visit is 25 minutes. Visit times are subject to change.
Please refer to the CSNSW website or visits booking line for regular updates.
All in person social visits to correctional centres in NSW have been temporarily suspended due to COVID-19 restrictions.
Visits to the Centre must be booked during the week prior to your visit.
Before travelling for a visit, please call the correctional centre to confirm visit and visiting time.
Call the visits booking line on (02) 6350 2248, Monday to Thursday between
No bookings will be taken on weekends or public holidays.
Inmates who are on special management regimes/programs have special booking procedures, which will be advised on enquiry to the above number as per the above booking times.
Saturday and Sunday
Legal practitioners may visit in person or via teleconference from
Monday to Friday between
Saturday and Sunday visits may be made between
Please fax all requests to Lithgow AVL suites 02 6353 1845 for approval and at least 24 hours' notice must be given for appointments.
Industries at Lithgow Correctional Centre consist of Textiles, a Public Sector Business Unit, Technology/Packing & Assembly and Service Industries.
Lithgow Correctional Centre uses mobile phone jamming technology.