Guidance

Dovegate Prison

Dovegate is a privately run male prison in Uttoxeter, Staffordshire.

Dovegate is now offering limited visits for family and friends.

To ensure the safety of visitors, residents and staff, there are strict guidelines which must be followed during you visit.

For details on when and how to arrange visits and how to get in contact with the prison, visit Dovegate 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.

It is managed by Serco.

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

Published 15 January 2020
Last updated 6 August 2020 + show all updates
  1. Updated: Dovegate prison visiting information in line with coronavirus restrictions.

  2. Prisons visits update

  3. First published.