Guidance

Oakwood Prison

Oakwood is a privately run male prison in Featherstone, West Midlands.

Oakwood prison is now offering visits for family, friends and significant others, in line with stage 3 of the National Framework for Prisons.

To book a visit, contact the prison.

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.

Oakwood is managed by G4S.

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

Published 15 January 2020
Last updated 21 December 2020 + show all updates
  1. Visits update

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

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

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

  5. Updated visiting times and visiting procedure changes in line with coronavirus restrictions.

  6. Prisons visits update

  7. First published.