- Street Address:
Silverwater NSW 2128
- (02) 9289 5600
- (02) 9289 5929
The Metropolitan Remand and Reception Centre (MRRC) is a maximum-security correctional facility for male offenders.
The MRRC is one of 3 correctional facilities that make up the Silverwater Correctional Complex also located on site are Silverwater Women's and Dawn De Loas correctional centres.
Inmates who arrive at the MRRC:
- Come directly from court on remand
- Are staying at the MRRC while they attend court in the Sydney metropolitan area (before returning to their home centre)
- Are staying at the MRRC while they wait for a vacancy at a centre that matches their classification.
Most inmates at the MRRC leave the centre within a few months of their arrival. Usually this occurs because they obtain bail (and release) or because they transfer to a centre that matches their classification.
For visiting hours and more information visit the centre's web page.
Last updated: 19 May 2022