Safety and Cost Effectiveness of Private Prisons

Tabled: 29 March 2018

Acronyms and abbreviations

ACI Australasian Correctional Investment Ltd
CMB Contract management branch
CCTV Closed‑circuit television
CV Corrections Victoria
CVIU Corrections Victoria Intelligence Unit
DJR Department of Justice and Regulation (and its predecessor, Department of Justice)
DPC Department of Premier and Cabinet
DTF Department of Treasury and Finance
GEO The GEO Group Australia Pty Ltd
G4S G4S Custodial Services Pty Ltd
IMR Internal management review
JARO Justice Assurance Review Office (formerly the Office of Correctional Services Review)
KPI Key performance indicators
MAP Melbourne Assessment Prison
MRC Metropolitan Remand Centre
OHS Occupational health and safety
OCSR Office of Correctional Services Review
OPCAT Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
OV Occupational violence
PIMS Prisoner Information Management System
PIU Prison intelligence unit
PPP Public–private partnership
PSC Public Sector Comparator
PPRF Private Prison Reporting Framework
SDO Service delivery outcome
SSU Security Standards Unit
VAGO Victorian Auditor-General's Office

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