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Australian Capital Territory correctional facilities

ACT Corrective Services is the public authority for correctional facilities in the Australian Capital Territory.

Note: The details on this page have been compiled from publicly available information for convenience. The Australian Institute of Criminology will review this information periodically but cannot guarantee its accuracy or completeness.

Alexander Maconochie Centre
Classification Maximum (Male and Female)
Capacity 344
Function Remand and sentenced prisoners from low to high security classifications can be accommodated.
Public/Private Public
Address Monaro Highway, Hume, ACT 2620
Further information Alexander Maconochie Centre
Symonston Correctional Centre
Classification Minimum (Male and Female)
Capacity 49
Function The Symonston complex consists of the Periodic Detention Centre and the old Temporary Remand Centre.
The periodic detention centre operates both during the week and on weekends
Public/Private Public
Address Cnr Mugga Lane and Hindmarsh Drive, Symonston ACT 2609; Ph: 02 6207 2759
Further information Symonston Correctional Centre