Ireland: in prison abroad

Information on the Irish 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 10 September 2021 + show all updates
  1. Prisoner pack reviewed and updated throughout.

  2. Updated April 2018

  3. First published.