Prisoner visiting room

New videos about visiting family or friends in prison

21 June 2017
The videos help family and friends of prisoners to arrive at prison well- prepared and knowing what to expect
Community award winners 2014

Community Work Partnership Awards

20 December 2016
The Corrections Commissioner, Jan Shuard PSM, hosted the 2014 Community Work Partnership Awards in Melbourne on Wednesday, 8 October 2014
Staff at Dame Phyllis Frost Centre

Women's prison marks 20 years of service to the Victorian community

22 August 2016
Victoria’s only maximum security women’s prison marked the significant milestone of 20 years of operation on Monday, 22 August 2016.
Stationary prison van

Prisoner transport services contract awarded

1 October 2015
The Victorian Government has announced the awarding of the new contract for the transport of prisoners between courts, prisons, youth justice centres and police stations.
Jan Shuard Corrections Victoria Commissioner 2015

International Corrections and Prisons Association Conference 2015

18 April 2015
The 17th annual conference of the International Corrections and Prisons Association (ICPA) was held in Melbourne in the week of 26-30 October 2015, hosted by Corrections Victoria Commissioner Jan Shuard.
Wire fence at a prison

Reports into the management of parolees

22 August 2013
Two reports into the management of parolees in Victoria were released on 22 August 2013
Specialist case managers

New system for managing sex offenders

16 April 2013
Corrections Victoria's Sex Offender Management Branch has developed a new system of specialist case managers (SCMs) to more effectively manage sex offenders who are serving community-based orders.