What we do

We work to protect the public and reduce reoffending, and to provide a more effective, transparent and responsive criminal justice system for victims and the public.

MOJ is a ministerial department, supported by 37 agencies and public bodies.

Read more about what we do


Our announcements

  1. Prisons announcement

    • Written statement to Parliament
  2. Ministry of Justice’s settlement at the Spending Review 2015

    • Press release

See all our announcements

Our consultations

Our publications

Our statistics

  1. Prison population figures: 2015

    • Official Statistics
  2. Prison population projections

    • Official Statistics

See all our statistics

Contact MOJ

Office address and general enquiries

102 Petty France


Freedom of Information requests

Data Access and Compliance Unit
Postal Point 10.31, Floor 10
102 Petty France


Personal data requests

Use this link to request your personal data from the Ministry of Justice

HM Courts and Tribunals Service

For enquiries relating to Courts or Tribunals.

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question

Corporate information

Read about the types of information we routinely publish in our Publication scheme. Our Personal information charter explains how we treat your personal information.