Port Phillip Prison

PLEA’s program delivery has been impacted by restrictions in place to address the risks of COVID-19 entering the prison system. This has included the suspension of in-person program delivery in many cases. Information on this page may not reflect current operation.

Port Phillip Prison (PPP) is a large men’s prison in Truganina with a mixture of both remanded and sentenced inmates. PLEA’s work at PPP currently focuses on court readiness.

Presenters assist remanded inmates with preparing for court through the Court Readiness program. This presentation focuses on bail, trial processes, working with lawyers and sentencing so that attendees have a sense of what to expect when they get to court.

For more information about PPP, please visit the Department of Justice and Community Safety’s prison profile for Port Phillip Prison.

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