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To protect, to rehabilitate and to serve

Face-to-face social visits to prisons in the Perth and Peel regions and the Banksia Hill Detention Centre have resumed from Sunday, 14 February 2021. Bookings for all facilities are now open.

We thank you for your patience as we work to ensure all people in custody are given the opportunity to see their family, friends and support networks.

Statistics, publications and reports

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The Department of Justice collects and stores data and statistics, and produces a range of publications about corrections.

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Latest news and media releases

Women make clean sweep of WA Corrections honours

Four women who have carved out careers on the frontline at Western Australia’s prisons have been awarded the prestigious Australian Corrections Medal in this year’s Australia Day Honours.

National Corrections Day 2021

Frontline Corrective Services staff and those who work behind the scenes in the supervision and rehabilitation of offenders will be honoured on Friday 15 January, the fourth National Corrections Day (NCD).

News and media releases

COVID-19: Coronavirus

Covid-19

We are monitoring the COVID-19 (coronavirus) situation closely and are working with the WA Department of Health to ensure all possible steps are taken to minimise the impact of the virus on Department of Justice services.

For updates, refer to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) update for Department of Justice.

If you are unable to attend a mandatory or crucial appointment due to health reasons, make contact with the relevant facility to make alternative arrangements.

Our Minister

The Honourable Francis Logan MLA is the Minister for Emergency Services and Corrective Services.

Locations

Facilities list.

Select the map to locate one of our facilities,or choose one from the list below.

Annual Report 2019-2020

Annual Report 2019-2020

The annual report provides an overview of the Department’s operations and its compliance with policy and legislation. In line with State Government policy, the report is only available online.

View the Department of Justice Annual Report 2019-2020.