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Geoffrey Pearce Correctional Centre is a minimum security institution for male offenders that is within the Francis Greenway Correctional Complex
(formerly John Morony Correctional Complex) located 5km south of Windsor, a town 56km to the north west of Sydney.
A visitor's car park is located to the left of the main entrance of the Centre.
To make a visitor booking, please call 02 4582 2480
Monday, Tuesday and Thursdays ONLY.
Only one visit a day is allowed. Please provide the following information when making a visitor booking:
Before travelling for a visit, please call the correctional centre to confirm visit and visiting time.
Saturday and Sunday
Lunch is from 11.15am to midday. During this lunch break, visitors will NOT be able to enter or exit the visit section. Also visitors will NOT be processed between 11.15am - midday or after 2.45pm.
Lockers are provided for safekeeping of your valuables. Locker keys are available from officers at the visits processing desk.
There is a restriction on the type and amount of property offenders are allowed to have. Please check with the correctional centre before deciding to bring anything in for an offender.
You must not hand any property to offenders. Anything you are permitted to bring in must be given to the officer at the visits processing counter who will then pass it on to the relevant property processing officers.
As a visitor you may be required to submit to a search of personal belongings, walk through a metal detector unit or head to foot search with hand-held scanning devices. You may also be required to empty all your pockets and remove your shoes.
Many centres also conduct random scans of visitors by sniffer dogs, which are trained to detect prohibited drugs.
There is no restriction on the length of your visit (depending on session time and the current centre management situation).
Up to 4 adults and any number of children are allowed per visit. It is the offender's responsibility to keep visitors informed of their movements or transfers.
Visitors are not permitted to take food into the Centre. Food and drinks may be purchased throughout the day from vending machines. You must bring in coins as notes are not permitted to be brought in by visitors. Check with centre management on the amount of money allowed to be brought into the visits section.
Legal practitioners may visit seven days a week from 9am to 3pm. A letter must be sent to the centre requesting approval for proposed legal visits. Please provide a fax number for an approval and confirmation to be faxed back.
Inmates are employed to work in laundry services, the upholstery unit and the print unit. They also do ground maintenance work. CSNSW offers accredited training support in all industries to give offenders opportunities to learn new skills.
The program is delivered in a group format in a therapeutic setting by a team of trained staff. The treatment component of the program takes at least 10 months to complete.
The RSCPA NSW - CSNSW Dog Rehabilitation Program is a special program unit adjoined to the centre. Inmates participating in this program train and rehabilitates neglected dogs which are eventually re-housed. This program offers specialised offender educational opportunities.