Find Your Nearest Prison Facility

Prison Info

Finding your nearest prison facility in the UK doesn’t have to be a headache. Our resourceful list below will guide you to the location, contact details, and relevant information about each prison.

Remember, this directory is meant for informational purposes only. If you need to get in touch with a prison facility directly, it’s best to call their provided contact numbers.

List of Prisons in the United Kingdom

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We hope this directory aids you in finding your nearest prison facility. Remember each prison facility has its own set of rules and regulations, make sure to inquire about these before your visit.

FAQs about Prisons in the UK

    1. What is the largest prison in the UK?The largest prison in the UK is HMP Oakwood in Staffordshire, with a capacity of over 2000 prisoners.
    2. Are there women-only prisons in the UK?Yes, there are currently 12 women-only prisons in the UK.

We encourage responsible information seeking and advise our users to abide all rules during their visit to any prison facility. Visiting rules could be different for different prisons, so it is recommended to get confirmed before your visit.

What is the cheapest way to call from Prison?

It is by far cheaper to call landline numbers - however landlines are becoming less common in homes & it is by far more convenient to call your loved ones mobile incase you are calling when they aren't at home. Our call packages gives you the best of both worlds - landline call pricing, but the prisoner can call you on your mobile!

Is it cheaper to call a landline from prison?

Most definitely - YES! Mobiles can cost over 25p per minute, the precious phone credit runs out very fast! Our unlimited prison calls package saves money whilst adding the convenience of being able to pickup calls on your mobile.
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