Department for Correctional Services


Now Hiring Correctional Officers

Do you have what it takes to be a Correctional Officer? An exciting career awaits!

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COVID-19: Important information for visitors

Children will be able to attend face-to-face domestic visits to all South Australian prisons.

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Domestic Visit Bookings Pilot

From 1 February DCS will pilot a program where prisoners book their own domestic visits at selected prisons.

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DCS Volunteers Wanted

Make a difference in the lives of those currently living in or re-entering the community in finding a new path

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Stretch Reconciliation Action Plan

DCS Draft Stretch RAP for consultation 2023

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The Department for Correctional Services makes South Australia a better, safer place by protecting the public from those who can cause harm and by reducing re-offending.

The Department has an important role in the criminal justice system in South Australia. We maintain safe and secure facilities for prisoners and supervise offenders in the community.

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