France: in prison abroad

Information on the French legal and prison systems for British prisoners, their family and friends.


British prisoners in France

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Explains how to:

  • arrange visits
  • send money to a prisoner
  • apply for a transfer to a UK prison

See also help if you’re arrested abroad

Published 15 March 2013
Last updated 18 July 2014 + show all updates
  1. Update to information pack for detained British Nationals in France.
  2. First published.