Adelaide Remand Centre
Adelaide Remand Centre (ARC) is a metropolitan facility and accommodates remand and sentenced prisoners.
It accommodates male high security prisoners.
Address: 208 Currie Street, Adelaide, SA 5000 | Directions using Google Maps
Postal address: 208 Currie Street, Adelaide, SA 5000
General telephone enquiries: (08) 8216 3200
Visits must be booked in advance - find out more about visiting prisoners
Bookings are currently made by telephone.
The phone line is open between 08:30 and 21:30 – seven days a week
Telephone Booking Number: (08) 8216 3292
|Monday to Friday||09:00 – 11:00||13:20 – 16:00||None|
|Saturday||09:00 – 11:00||13:20 – 16:00||None|
|Sunday||09:00 – 11:00||13:20 – 16:00||None|
|Public Holidays||09:00 – 11:00||13:20 – 16:00||None|
|Christmas||09:00 – 11:00||13:20 – 16:00||None|
Special visiting arrangements
Visit sessions last 25 minutes
Disabled Visit sessions are available.
Visits can be contact or non-contact sessions.
Maximum of 3 adults [plus children] per session.
There are toilet facilities in the reception area.
The ARC has a dedicated phone number: (08) 8216 3225.
Bookings can be made between 08:00 and 21:30 – seven days a week.
Where possible the ARC permits professional visits to happen on the same day as the booking, however this is dependent on availability.
|Maximum number of prisoners||274|
|Programs||There are a range of programs and services for remand prisoners; including crisis intervention and support services, case management, structured recreation, and education.|
The facility accommodates both mainstream and protection prisoners who are transported from the Adelaide Remand Centre to the courts on a daily basis.
The Adelaide Remand Centre also manages a video conferencing facility, which allows prisoners to be directly linked (electronically) to the court system.
The ARC runs a kitchen based Prison Industry program.