All postage for the Tasmania Prison Service (TPS) is to be sent to the following address:
PO Box 24
The TPS encourages communication between prisoners and their families, friends and other professionals.
Mail for prisoners should be addressed to them by name as per the following example:
Mr John Smith
PO Box 24
Lindisfarne, TAS 7015
All incoming mail (except privileged mail) will be opened by authorised correctional staff members to ensure that there are no illegal or unauthorised items contained within the mail.
Please note that mail from legal firms must be clearly identified or else it may be opened by correctional staff prior to being delivered to the prisoner.
Incoming mail will be delivered to prisoners within 24 hours of reciept, unless an illegal or unauthorised item is found in the mail.
Visitor Reception Centre
For general enquiries, please contact the TPS switchboard ph. (03) 6165 7400 or via email: VRC@justice.tas.gov.au.
Specific contact details for individual prison facilities.