Guidance

Peterborough Prison

Peterborough is a privately run prison for both male and female residents in Westwood, Peterborough.

January 2022 update

HMP Peterborough prison is offering visits for family and friends. Visiting times and availability may change at short notice. You should contact the prison direct for any queries.

Visitors aged 12 and over need to take a lateral flow device test (LFD) before coming for their visit. Find out more here.

You can also contact the Prisoners’ Families Helpline on 0808 808 2003. You will not be able to book a visit using this number.

Peterborough prison 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 Peterborough Prison.

Published 15 January 2020
Last updated 14 January 2022 + show all updates
  1. Updated visiting information: Testing for visitors aged 12 and over.

  2. Updated visiting information: Testing for visitors aged 12 and over.

  3. New visiting times and booking information added.

  4. 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.

  5. visits update

  6. visits updated

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

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

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

  10. Updated video call info

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

  12. Prisons visits update

  13. First published.