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 32 agencies and public bodies.

Read more about what we do

Documents

Our announcements

  1. Wales at forefront of new plans to create 5,000 modern prison places

    • Press release
  2. Prison update

    • Written statement to Parliament

See all our announcements

Our consultations

Our publications

  1. MOJ Business Appointment Rules

    • Transparency data
  2. FOI releases for January 2017

    • FOI release

See all our publications

Our statistics

  1. Prison population figures: 2017

    • Official Statistics
  2. Youth custody data

    • Official Statistics

See all our statistics

Contact MOJ

General enquiries

102 Petty France
London

SW1H 9AJ

The general enquiries phone line is open Monday to Friday, from 9am to 5pm.

Personal data requests

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

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
  3. Make a new request by contacting us at:

Freedom of Information requests

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

London
SW1H 9AJ

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.