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Parklea

Parklea Correctional Centre, located in the north-western suburbs of Sydney, houses remand, minimum and maximum security inmates. Parklea is privately operated by MTC-Broadspectrum. It is one of two privately managed correctional centres in NSW.

Location

66 Sentry Drive 

PARKLEA NSW 2768

Postal Address

PO Box 6148

Delivery Centre, BLACKTOWN NSW 2148

How to get there

Public Transport

Check with the Transport NSW Information line 131 500 for up to date timetables for trains and buses.

Private Transport

Please note if travelling via private transport that visitor parking is limited. Allow plenty of additional time to find parking.


​Phone

(02) 9678 4888​

Visitor Information

Bookings

Bookings are required and must be made at least 24hrs prior to the visit. For family/friend visits please contact (02) 8676 7999. Please note this line operates, Monday to Friday from 8:15am to 3.45pm. 

Inmates are allowed two visits per week, which can be 1 during the week and 1 over the weekend, or 2 during the week.  The maximum time for each visit is 1 hour.

Up to 4 adult visitors and 4 children are allowed to visit at any one time. An exception may be made if the inmate has more than 4 children, in which case all the children may be permitted to visit at the same time. However, this may result in a reduction in the number of adult visitors allowed to accompany the children during this visit. 

Any visitor under the age of 18 must be supervised by a responsible adult. Only the names submitted when the visit was booked will be allowed access to the centre on the visiting day. Dress standards apply in accordance with local procedure and are outlined on MTC-Broadspectrum’s website.

Visit times

Main Centre: Monday, and Wednesday to Sunday (no visits on Tuesdays). There are morning and afternoon visits. Please contact the Visits line for available times based on the area of the inmate your are visiting.

Area 4: Saturday and Sunday, 08:30–10:00, 12:30 and 13:45

Please ensure you have a scheduled visit before arriving.

Please note that mobile phones and other digital devices are strictly prohibited. Gold coin operated secure lockers are available at visitor reception.

​Legal visits

The centre has two audio-visual link (AVL) suites that can be booked any time for consultations with legal services. Face-to-face legal visits can be booked by contacting the centre via email at Legalvisits.Parklea@mtcbroadspectrum.com or phoning the Legal Visits line on (02) 9678 4888, between 8:15am and 3:45pm, Monday to Friday.