Prisons in England and Wales

Find information on prisons and young offender institutions in England and Wales, including how to arrange visits and how to stay in touch with prisoners.

List of all prisons in England and Wales

For information on prisons in Scotland, visit the Scottish Prison Service. For information on prisons in Northern Ireland, visit the Northern Ireland Prison Service.

Prisons A - C

Prisons D - F

Prisons G - I

Prisons J - L

Prisons M - O

Prisons P - R

Prisons S - U

Prisons V - Z

Updates to this page

Published 19 May 2020
Last updated 1 April 2022 + show all updates
  1. Updated note about visiting prisons based on 1 April rule changes

  2. Added Werrington to the list of prisons piloting testing for physical contact

  3. Updated visiting information in line with coronavirus restrictions.

  4. Updated restrictions info

  5. Updated message about national tiering.

  6. Added message about the introduction of national restrictions.

  7. Updated information around visiting restrictions being lifted in some prisons.

  8. First published.