Inmate Information

Inmate Funds are accepted for deposit into your commissary account by three different methods

Method 1: Inmates may have family & friends utilize the Lobby Kiosk located in the lobby of each facility.
Family & Friends must have your Inmate ID Number
The Kiosk accepts Cash, Credit, and Debit Cards
Cash is only accepted in $5, $10, $20, $50, & $100 dollar bills
Funds are posted real time to the inmate’s account
There is a $2.75for cash deposits to utilize this Kiosk
Hours of operation are 24/7
** You may deposit funds at any site for any inmate located in the
Southwest Virginia Regional Jail Authority

Method 2: Inmates may have family & friends send money via Government Payments Service (GPS)
Family & Friends must have your Inmate ID Number and the name of the
Facility – Southwest Virginia Regional Jail and the 3 Letter Code VJI
GPS accepts Credit and Debit Cards only
Funds are posted real time to the inmate’s account
https://www.govpaynow.com/gps/user/

Pay Location Code is 5500
You may also call toll free at (888) 277-2535

Method 3: Inmate may have family & friends send Money in the mail
We only accept Money Orders
Money Orders must arrive at least one business
Day prior to commissary to be available to the inmate
The Senders Name, Return Address and the Inmate’s Inmate ID Number must be
on the money order
The Senders Name and Return Address must be on the envelope
The Money Order must be made payable to the Inmate
Money orders can be mailed to the following addresses for any inmate regardless of where
the inmate is housed in the SW Regional Jail Authority.

  Abingdon Facility Duffield Facility Haysi Facility Tazwell Facility
Inmate Mailing Address: INMATE NAME
P.O. Box 280
Meadowview, VA 24361
INMATE NAME
P.O. Box 367
Duffield, VA 24244
INMATE NAME
P.O. Box 535
Haysi, VA 24256
INMATE NAME
102 Water Street
Tazewell, VA 24651