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If you’re requesting information from Corrective Services NSW (CNSW), it’s important to include the following details:
Including these details will help us process your request faster.
You can make formal applications for information under the Government Access (Public Information) Act 2009 (GIPA). We can also produce documents under a subpoena or statutory order. We may ask you to explain the legal forensic purpose if it is unclear in the subpoena or order.
We do not hold records relating to the NSW Police Force or Justice Health.
CNSW records include:
See Apply online to access information for more information about lodging a GIPA application online with DCJ.
30 May 2022
We acknowledge Aboriginal people as the First Nations Peoples of NSW and pay our respects to Elders past, present, and future.
Informed by lessons of the past, Department of Communities and Justice is improving how we work with Aboriginal people and communities. We listen and learn from the knowledge, strength and resilience of Stolen Generations Survivors, Aboriginal Elders and Aboriginal communities.
You can access our apology to the Stolen Generations.