What we do

The Parole Board is an independent body that carries out risk assessments on prisoners to determine whether they can be safely released into the community.

Parole Board is an executive non-departmental public body, sponsored by the Ministry of Justice.

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Our management

Contact Parole Board

General Enquiries

The Parole Board for England and Wales
52 Queen Anne’s Gate
London
SW1H 9AG
DX:152380, Westminster 8

Reviews Teams, Recalls Team and Admin Team

Reviews Team / Recalls Team
The Parole Board for England and Wales
52 Queen Anne’s Gate
London
SW1H 9AG

The Reviews Teams are responsible for all casework relating to oral hearings for pre-release parole reviews for indeterminate and determinate sentence prisoners.

The Recalls Team is responsible for arranging oral hearings to consider representation for re-release for determinate and indeterminate sentence prisoners.

The Admin Team is responsible for all casework relating to indeterminate and determinate paper reviews both pre-release and following recall.


For specific cases, please use the "Contact Form" above to list individual contact details for case managers on the Reviews and Recalls Teams..

Legal Adviser

Natalya O'Prey
The Parole Board for England and Wales
52 Queen Anne’s Gate
London
SW1H 9AG

Responsible for handling all litigation matters.

Media Enquiries

Media Enquiries
The Parole Board for England and Wales
52 Queen Anne’s Gate
London
SW1H 9AG

Please be aware that the Parole Board will not comment upon individual cases.

Chairman

Sir David Calvert-Smith
The Parole Board for England and Wales
52 Queen Anne’s Gate
London
SW1H 9AG

Chief Executive

Claire Bassett
The Parole Board for England and Wales
52 Queen Anne’s Gate
London
SW1H 9AG

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Knowledge & Information Manager
The Parole Board for England and Wales
52 Queen Anne’s Gate
London
SW1H 9AG

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