Book a Prison Visit to Lowdham Grange

Book a prison visit Lowdham grange prison

Lowdham Grange Prison, a Category B men’s prison located in Lowdham, Nottinghamshire, England, is managed by Sodexo Ltd. Established in 1998, it primarily accommodates adult male offenders who require a controlled and secure environment, without posing the highest level of risk to the public. The facility has a capacity of approximately 924 individuals, including both remand and convicted prisoners serving various sentence lengths. Lowdham Grange offers a range of facilities and services to support inmate rehabilitation, including educational and vocational training, work opportunities, healthcare services, sports, and physical activities​​​​.

Booking Information for Lowdham Grange Prison Visits

How to Book Visits

  • Social Visits: Booked by prisoners using the internal Pods system. Visitors must be registered by the prisoner, which can take a few days.
  • Professional / Legal Visits: Book by contacting [email protected]. Video Link visits can be booked via [email protected].

Visiting times to Lowdham Grange Prison

Visiting Times

  • Social Visits: Available Monday to Sunday, with morning and afternoon sessions.
  • Professional / Legal Visits: Monday to Friday, 0900 – 1130hrs and 1430 – 1700hrs​​​​​​.

Important Note:

First-time visitors must bring photographic ID and proof of address. If bringing children, birth certificates or passports, and written consent from the parent or guardian are required​​.

Directions to Lowdham Grange Prison

Public Transport:

  • Bus: Services from Nottingham Victoria Centre to Lowdham village, then a taxi to the prison.
  • Train: Main line to Nottingham and local rail service to Lowdham village, followed by a taxi.

By Car:

Detailed directions are provided from the north or south via the A1(M) and A167​​​​.

Entering Lowdham Grange Prison

Visitors will be searched and pass by a drug dog on entry. Visitors must adhere to a strict dress code, and lockers are provided for storing personal belongings​​​​.

HMP Lowdham Grange Prison Visiting Information

Visiting Facilities

  • Parking: Free visitor parking is available.
  • Refreshments: Available for purchase in the visits hall.
  • Children’s Facilities: Play areas for younger children.

Visits Policy

Visitors and prisoners must follow certain guidelines to maintain a suitable visiting environment. This includes not giving any items to prisoners other than refreshments purchased in the hall, and adhering to specific behaviors and dress codes​​.

Contact Details for Lowdham Grange Prison

  • Managed by: Sodexo Ltd.
  • Governor: Not specified.


HMP Lowdham Grange, Old Epperstone Road, Lowdham, Nottingham, NG14 7DA​​.

Please verify all details with official sources for accuracy and legal compliance. This information is provided for guidance and should be confirmed with the prison directly.


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