Guidance

Germany: in prison abroad

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

Documents

Germany: Prisoner Information Pack

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Details

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 16 February 2022 + show all updates
  1. Updated information on initial prison procedures.

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  3. Last updated in January 2020

  4. Last updated 17 January 2019

  5. Updated November 2018

  6. Updated September 2018

  7. Updated information as of January 2018

  8. Updated information as of September 2014

  9. Updated version

  10. First published.