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There are 14 prisons across Victoria including two privately-operated prisons (Fulham Correctional Centre and Port Phillip Prison) and 12 publicly-operated prisons. These prisons provide a range of correctional services from maximum security detention to reparation and treatment programs.

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Regional OfficesBarwon Prison03 5220 8222Barwon Prison provides accommodation and services for mainstream, maximum security prisoners. The prison includes the high security Acacia Unit, the protection units Banksia and Hoya, and mainstream units, Cassia, Diosma and Eucalypt.
Regional OfficesBeechworth Correctional Centre03 5728 0055Beechworth Correctional Centre focuses on reparation and pre-release activities - helping prisoners reintegrate into the community when they are released. The prison design complements its rural setting and its environment reflects life in the general community as much as possible, offering prisoners similar structures, choices and responsibilities to those they will encounter in the outside world.
Metropolitan OfficesDame Phyllis Frost Centre03 9217 8400The Dame Phyllis Frost Centre (DPFC) provides maximum security, medium security and specialist accommodation for remanded and sentenced women prisoners.
Regional OfficesDhurringile Prison03 5824 8800Dhurringile Prison is a pre-release prison where prisoners undertake both on-site employment and meaningful community reparation via community assistance programs.
Regional OfficesFulham Correctional Centre03 5142 3800Fulham Correctional Centre accommodates predominantly mainstream prisoners and includes a drug and alcohol treatment unit and a protection unit.
Regional OfficesHopkins Correctional Centre03 5352 0500Hopkins Correctional Centre is located 200 km west of Melbourne. It provides accommodation for prisoners with low to medium security protection requirements, including a high proportion of sex offenders (50 per cent) and protection or special needs prisoners (50 per cent).
Metropolitan OfficesJudy Lazarus Transition Centre03 9320 7888The Centre provides a supervised pathway back into society for selected prisoners nearing the end of their sentence. It is named after Judy Lazarus, a prominent advocate of prisoner resettlement and former CEO of the Victorian Association for the Care and Resettlement of Offenders.
Regional OfficesLangi Kal Kal Prison03 5349 4900Langi Kal Kal Prison houses minimum security prisoners with low-to-medium protection requirements. It is a large working farm and is a minimum security pathway for protection prisoners from Ararat Prison.
Regional OfficesLoddon Prison03 5471 1211Loddon Prison is a mainstream prison focusing on release preparation and drug rehabilitation. It also offers placement and support for HIV positive prisoners and release preparation for intellectually disabled prisoners.
Metropolitan OfficesMarngoneet Correctional Centre03 5282 0600The Marngoneet Correctional Centre is a 300 bed, medium security facility, providing intensive treatment and offender management programs for males who are at moderate to high risk of reoffending, and have a minimum of six months of their sentence left to serve.
Metropolitan OfficesMelbourne Assessment Prison03 9321 4111Melbourne Assessment Prison (MAP) facility provides statewide assessment and orientation services for all male prisoners received into the prison system.
Metropolitan OfficesMetropolitan Remand Centre03 9217 7777Metropolitan Remand Centre is Victoria's major remand facility. It is a 600-bed, purpose built, maximum security facility for un-sentenced male prisoners. The facility makes it possible to separate sentenced and un-sentenced prisoners, so far as practicable.
Metropolitan OfficesPort Phillip Prison03 9217 7200Port Phillip Prison provides remand, sentenced, mainstream, protection and specialist accommodation for high, maximum and medium security prisoners.
Regional OfficesTarrengower Prison03 5479 8200Tarrengower Prison is a minimum security women's prison with an emphasis on release preparation and community integration.
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