26 July 2021
Corrections Victoria is responding to the potential risk of COVID-19 to ensure the safety of staff, prisoners and visitors. This information was last updated on 13 July 2021.
21 July 2021
Corrections Victoria acknowledges the death of a 75-year-old prisoner at Port Phillip Prison on Thursday 15 July 2021.

20 July 2021
Families and children will be able to ‘visit’ their female relatives in prison from the comfort of their own homes, thanks to the new Family Visits Program.
20 July 2021
More than 1200 workers are on-site to construct the new prison at Chisholm Road, with the project entering its peak construction period in July 2021.
20 July 2021
Hopkins Correctional Centre has raised almost $6000 for the Ararat Emergency Relief Committee.
9 July 2021
Corrections Victoria acknowledges the death of a prisoner at St Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne, on Friday 9 July 2021.
17 June 2021
The Victorian Government is undertaking an independent cultural review of the adult custodial corrections system.
27 April 2021
Corrections Victoria would like to acknowledge the passing of a prisoner at Port Phillip Prison on the evening of 26 April 2021.
19 April 2021
A prisoner died at Melbourne Assessment Prison on 19 April 2021.
16 April 2021
Chisholm Road Prison passed a major milestone this month with over one million labour hours worked on the project since construction started in February 2020.