Rights and Privileges of Ashley Residents

Young People

Rights and Privileges of Ashley Residents

Phone Calls

Ashley residents are permitted seven phone calls per week. If on "Yellow or Green", young people can purchase extra calls.

All calls are limited to a maximum of 10 minutes.

Personal phone calls are allowed at the following times:

  • Monday to Friday 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
  • Saturday and Sunday 10:00 am to 9:00 pm

If you wish to call one of the residents or Centre Management the number is (03) 6362 2311.

Telephone contact between residents and professional officers will normally take place between Monday and Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. There is no limit on the number of telephone calls that may be made to or received from a professional officer, or on the duration of the call.

Ashley residents are not permitted to have personal or mobile phones.

Letters and emails

All young people in detention can receive letters from and send letters to their family, friends and professional officers.

The postal address for letters is:

Ashley Youth Detention Centre
4260 Meander Valley Highway
Deloraine  TAS  7304

Ashley residents are not permitted to access email addresses.