India: in prison abroad

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



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 6 December 2021 + show all updates
  1. Reviewed and updated guidance in full.

  2. updated prisoner pack

  3. updated India Prisoner Pack

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  6. Updated India – Prisoner Pack

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  8. First published.