Guidance

Doncaster Prison

Doncaster is a privately run male prison in Doncaster, South Yorkshire.

Doncaster prison is now offering visits for family, friends and significant others, in line with stage 2 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 find out more about how to book a visit, on the Doncaster prison website.

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. You will not be able to book a visit using this number.

This prison is managed by Serco Group plc.

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

Published 15 January 2020
Last updated 20 September 2021 + show all updates
  1. Updated physical contact guidance

  2. New visiting times and booking information added to Doncaster prison website.

  3. Updated visit info

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

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

  6. Updated: Doncaster prison visiting information in line with coronavirus restrictions.

  7. Prisons visits update

  8. First published.