Altcourse Prison

Altcourse is a privately run male prison in Liverpool.

Prison social visits are temporarily suspended at Altcourse. We will update here as soon as this changes. You can also follow @HMPPS on Twitter and read a rolling update page.

For details on how to get in contact with the prison, visit Altcourse Prison.

There are a number of other ways to contact someone in prison if you are unable to visit them. You can:

You can also contact the Prisoners’ Families Helpline on 0808 808 2003.

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This prison is contracted out to G4S.

For details on when and how to arrange visits, understand how the prison is run and how to get in contact, visit Altcourse Prison.

Published 15 January 2020
Last updated 14 October 2020 + show all updates
  1. Updated visiting information in line with coronavirus restrictions.

  2. Added survey link

  3. Prisons visits update

  4. First published.