Southern Remand Centre and Risdon Prison Complex Upgrade


Xsquared Architects is delighted to have been selected as lead consultant on the $79.34 million Southern Remand Centre and Risdon Prison Complex upgrade program for the Department of Justice. Working in conjunction with Guymer Bailey Architects (Melbourne) and JMG Engineer the team look forward to delivering this exciting project.

The new $70 million Remand facility will include two maximum security rated male accommodation units with a minimum of 140 beds across the two units, a medical clinic and a recreational hall.

$9.34 million of upgrades and alterations are proposed within the existing Risdon Prison Complex including an upgrade and extension of the Visitors’ Centre, a new kitchen, and upgrades to the gatehouse and health centre.