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Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre

Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre (AGCC) is the current remand centre for south-east Queensland. The function of the remand centre is to hold alleged offenders in custody by court order, while awaiting or attending a criminal trial.

AGCC operations are focused on rehabilitating prisoners by providing offender development programs and support, as well as meaningful activity, including prison industries, to help them develop useful life and work skills to assist with their successful reintegration to the community on release.

The centre transitioned from private operations to QCS operations on 1 July 2020. The change to operations does not impact standard visiting times or processes; however, all visitors must register their fingerprint upon first visit to the centre. This is standard practice at all QCS correctional centres.

To register your fingerprint for biometrics, contact the visits processing officers at AGCC on (07) 3212 0472 to organise a suitable time.

For more information about the changes to visitor requirements at AGCC, read the Visitor Information – Access Requirements factsheet.

Details

Security level:
High security
Street address:
3068 Ipswich Road
Wacol QLD 4076
Postal address:
Locked Bag 1300
Archerfield QLD 4108
General phone:
(07) 3212 0411

Visiting

Mainstream

Monday, Wednesday and Saturday

  • 9-11am and 1-3pm
  • 10-11am

Thursday

  • 1-3pm

Friday and Sunday

  • 9-11am
  • 10-11am

Protection

Tuesday and Thursday

  • 9-11am
  • 10-11am

Friday and Sunday

  • 1-3pm

Arrival times:

Visitors must be at the centre 1 hour before their visit.

If you are yet to register in the biometric system at AGCC, you must present valid personal identification when you attend AGCC to complete the process.

Bookings

Booking phone:
(07) 3212 0472
Booking times:

Monday-Friday 8.30am-12pm and 12:30pm-5pm

Saturday and Sundays 9.30am-11:30am and 12:30pm-3:45pm

Transport

A bus service is available for visitors to the Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre.

There is no charge to visitors for this service.

For further information, contact the Prison Transport Group on Toll Free 1800 334 379

Mobility services can be accommodated if required.

More information

Only 3 adults and a reasonable number of children may visit each prisoner.

Only those names submitted when the visit was booked are permitted access to the centre on the visiting day.

For more information see Visiting a prisoner.

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