Guidance

Bronzefield Prison

Bronzefield is a privately run female prison in Ashford, Middlesex.

Bronzefield is now offering visits for family, friends and significant others, in line with stage 1 of the National Framework for Prisons.

Find out more about visiting someone in prison during the COVID-19 pandemic. You can also follow @HMPPS on Twitter and read a rolling update page.

We are now allowing physical contact at social visits following a negative rapid test. Find out more here.

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

Bronzefield is managed by Sodexo.

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

Published 15 January 2020
Last updated 27 July 2021 + show all updates
  1. Added link to information about testing for physical contact at visits.

  2. Prison has resumed visits for family, friends and significant others.

  3. Prison moved into National Stage 3 framework and is now preparing to open visits for family, friends and significant others. We will update this page with specific visiting information as soon as possible.

  4. Updated visit info

  5. Updated visiting information in line with new local restriction tiers.

  6. Updated visiting information in line with new local restriction tiers.

  7. Updated visiting information in line with new national restrictions in England.

  8. Updated: Bronzefield prison visiting information in line with coronavirus restrictions.

  9. Updated information to include confirmation of secure video calls being available at this prison.

  10. Prisons visits update

  11. First published.