Parklea Correctional Centre

Parklea CC birdview



Below is official information. 

The reality is very different as was shown in the NSW Inspector's Report.

See here the observations of the Inspector relating to Parklea Prison from the Full House:The Growth of the inmates population in NSW. 

We ask people who have personal experience to fill in the online Questionnaire so we can publish reports on the iExpress website.

Name of General Manager

Peter Ma’a

Year of Establishment


Postal Address

PO Box 6148 Delivery Centre, Blacktown, NSW 2148

Street Address

66 Sentry Drive, Parklea, NSW 2148

How to Get There


Phone no.

(02) 9678 4888




Maximum: 743 inmates

Minimum: 80 inmates

Number of Staff


Health Care Services

In partnership with Justice Health

Education & Skill Development

Vocational Training, Literacy, Numeracy, Personal Development

Level of Security

Maximum (With Minimum area)

Availability of Activities

Leisure Time Activities

Contact with Outside World

Maximum Visit Time: 1 hour

A Maximum of Two Visits per Week

Visits are closed on Tuesday only

Visit Time:

08:45 – 11:00

12:15 – 14:45

iExpress Available

Time Out of Cell

Area A: 11 hours/day

Area B: 11 hours/day

Area C: 12 hours/day

Area D: 17 hours/day

Protection & Segregation: 7.5 hours/day