Metter Jail Information

10 West Chandler Street, Metter, GA, 30439

Metter Jail is a low security city jail located in city of Metter, Candler County, GA. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Georgia state law. It houses the people who have been arrested and are awaiting trial, sentence or pending plea. Most of the inmates serving their time in Metter Jail are sentenced for less then a year for crimes which are less serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by Georgia Department of Corrections (DOC)

Below we have given information about the Metter Jail including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Metter Jail Prison Information

Jail Name :Metter Jail
Jail Type :City Jail
Location:10 West Chandler Street, Metter, GA, 30439
Contact Numbers:912-685-5437
Postal Code:30439
State :Georgia
County:Candler County
Jail Webpage://

Metter Jail Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Metter Jail, you can visit the the inmate search/roster link here. Alternatively you can call on to enquire about the inmate.

Note: Keep inmate information like Full Name, age, sex, date of birth and inmate ID handy.

If you are still not able to find the whereabouts of the inmate, then you can try searching on Georgia statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
10 West Chandler Street, Metter, GA, 30439

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 912-685-5437.

Note: In case of packages, prior approval from prison administration may be required. Contact the prison staff for more information.

Sending Money

Inmates can receive money into their commissary account via check, money order or cashier. Visitors can also deposit money directly into the inmate’s account at jail administrative office.

Note: When sending the money via check or money order, make sure you mention inmate id and full name at the back

Phone calls:

Inmates can call to any person on the approved members list between 7:00 AM to 7:30 PM. The receiver has to bear the cost of the call and the call can be of maximum 30 mins. During rush hours the call time is reduced to 10 mins.

Visitation Rules

If you are visiting someone in Metter Jail make sure you are in approved visitor list. It’s good idea to confirm with the prison authorities before coming for a visit.

Here are the basic visitation rules which one must adhere to:

  • Visitor must not be a prior felon.
  • Must have a valid government ID.
  • For children below 16 years of age, a legal guardian must be accompanied.
Visitation Hours
Monday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Nearby Jail/Prison

There are 7 nearby jails/prisons

Jenkins Correctional Center - CCA

3404 Kent Farm Drive, Millen, GA, 30442 478-982-6300

Jefferson County Correctional Institution

1159 Clarks Mill Road, Louisville, GA, 30434 478-625-7230

Toombs County - Charles Durst Detention Center

357 Northwest Broad Street, Lyons, GA, 30436 912-526-6778

Jefferson County Jail

1159 Clarks Mill Road, Louisville, GA, 30434 478-625-1011

Metter Jail

10 West Chandler Street, Metter, GA, 30439 912-685-5437

Candler County Jail

1015 East Hiawatha Street|PO Box 693, Metter, GA, 30439 912-685-2568

Jenkins County Jail

112 South Masonic Street, Millen, GA, 30442 478-982-4211

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