About the Correctional Service Solomon Islands

The Correctional Service of the Solomon Islands (CSSI) is a key component of the Solomon Islands Criminal Justice System and is responsible for persons referred to by the court.

The CSSI’s basic function is to look after inmates with humanity, helping them to reform and lead law abiding and productive lives upon their release.

It operates in accordance with the Solomon Islands Constitution, the UN Minimum Standards on the Treatment of Prisoners, the CSSI Acts and Regulations, and other Criminal Justice Legislations.

The CSSI operates six (6) Correctional Centres within the country.

Our Services

  • Safe, secure and humane environments with improved opportunities for prisoner rehabilitation and reintegration.
  • Capability development through a professional, skilled and valued workforce that embraces gender equality.
  • Accountable and sustainable cost effective services and deliveries.
  • Improved professional standards and corporate governance – developed infrastructure strategies and planning that provides ‘value for money’ outcomes and use of resources.

Essential Services

Inmate Visits

Express Directory

Here you will find the direct contact details for relevant staff at the Correctional Service Solomon Islands. Please feel free to get in touch should you have any queries you wish to discuss.

Main Office

Switch Board

(+677) 28313 / 28314 / 23557
CSSI Commissioner 24021
Deputy Commissioner Administration 27088
Deputy Commissioner Operation 24014
Staff Officer to Commissioner 24021
Director Strategic Planning & Policing 20278
Director Human Resources 23819
Director Professional Standard Unit 24018
Inspectorate 22093
Director Logistic 24011
Director Programs & Industry 27524
Rove Central Correctional Centre (Honiara) 23310 / 23311
Tetere Correctional Centre (Guadalcanal Province) 34501 / 34502
Kirakira Correctional Centre (Makira Ulawa Province) 50081
Auki Correctional Centre (Malaita Province) 40093
Lata Correctional Centre (Temotu Province) 53031
Gizo Correctional Centre (Western Province) 60101 / 60102


If you’re in the Solomon Islands and wish to visit us, our office location is provided below for your convenience. We look forward to welcoming you.

Physical Address
Correctional Service of the Solomon Islands
Mendana Avenue,
Honiara, Solomon Islands.
Mailing Address
P.O. Box G36
Honiara, Solomon Islands.
Administration Hours
Monday-Friday 8am–4.30pm
Operational Hours
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