Preparing for Prison


When going to court, make sure you have the following:

  • Bank account details and ATM card
  • Phone/address book with relevant phone numbers
  • A warm jacket
  • If you smoke, take an unopened (sealed) pack of cigarettes
  • Enough money to make phone calls & buy smokes for the next 10 days.
  • Bring the names and phone numbers of your doctors and any prescribed medication you need to take
  • Bring your Medicare card
  • Other paperwork such as receipts for storage, legal information.
  • Take your ID in with you (driver’s licence, birth certificate etc). This will be stored with your valuables if you go to prison.
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