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Application for Permit for Visiting a Housed Juvenile

How to apply

Application procedure and necessary documents

Applicants must apply in person and submit the following documents:

  1. Application for Permit for Visiting a Housed Juvenile (provided by Youth Correctional Institution);
  2. Copy of valid identification document;
  3. Two 1” colour photos.


  • When copies are submitted for application, originals must be presented for verification.
  • Visitors must be a housed juvenile’s lineal relatives, guardians, siblings or an entity actually taking care of the juvenile.
  • Housed juveniles’ siblings under 16 can only pay visits when accompanied by a parent, guardian or an entity actually taking care of the juvenile.

Service application location and times

In person
Youth Correctional Institution
Address: Estrada de Cheoc Van no 1, em Coloane, Macau
Office Hours:
Mondays to Thursdays: 9:00am – 1:00pm; 2:30pm – 5:45pm
Fridays: 9:00am – 1:00pm; 2:30pm – 5:30pm


Free of charge

Necessary time for approval

To be completed within 8 working days as of the day when all necessary documents are received. (Performance Pledge)

Remarks / important notes when applying

  • After the application is approved, the applicant will be notified about the collection of the Permit.
  • On collecting the Permit, the applicant must present his / her valid ID. The person collecting the Permit on behalf of the applicant must present his / her ID and the applicant’s ID copy.
  • After the Permit is issued, visitors holding the Permit can visit the juvenile on the date and time arranged by Youth Correctional Institution.
  • If the Permit is lost, it is necessary to submit a declaration and re-apply for the Permit.
  • Pamphlet for Application for Permit for Visiting a Housed Juvenile.

Content provider: Correctional Services Bureau (DSC)

Last modified: 2022-05-11 17:52

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