International delegations that would like to visit a prison must seek permission from the Commissioner, Corrections Victoria.

In most instances, delegations greater than 5 people cannot be supported.

How to apply

Email your request to DJCS-CV-OOC@justice.vic.gov.au (External link).

All requests must include:

  • a letter of endorsement from the head of your institution stating:

    • their support of your visit

    • the date(s) of the visit

    • the names of each proposed delegate

  • authorisation from your country's embassy stating:

    • their support of the proposed visit

    • the contact details of a staff member for Corrections Victoria to liaise with

  • a copy of the passport page with the photo and name of the delegate (you must attach a copy of the page for each delegate).