Mount Gambier Prison

Mount Gambier Prison is the only privately managed prison in South Australia. It is currently managed and operated by G4S Custodial Services Pty Ltd, and the contract is closely monitored by the department.

The prison can accommodate 172 male sentenced and remand prisoners, and caters primarily for medium and low security prisoners. The prison can also accommodate short-term high security male and female prisoners.

G4S is responsible for the day to day operation of the prison. The prison operations are overseen by a departmental Director as required by legislation.

Mount Gambier Prison

Benara Road, Moorak, SA, 5291
Postal Address: PO Box 1498, Mount Gambier, SA, 5290
Telephone: (08) 8723 8000
Facsimile: (08) 8723 8008