Visit someone in prison

Check guidance from the prison to organise your visit.

There are other ways to stay in touch with someone in prison if you cannot visit them.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and visiting a prison

You cannot visit someone in prison in England and Wales if you’ve either:

It’s recommended you take a COVID-19 test before your visit.

You might not be able to visit if there’s a COVID-19 outbreak in the prison. Check guidance from the prison you’re visiting before you go.