Book a Prison Visit to Werrington Prison

Book a Prison Visit to Werrington Prison

Book a prison visit to Werrington Young Offender Institution, a facility located in Staffordshire, dedicated to young offenders aged 15 to 18. This institution plays a crucial role in the rehabilitation and correction of young individuals, providing a structured environment for their development and potential reform.

Book and Plan Your Visit to Werrington

To visit an inmate at Werrington, it’s essential to:

  • Be listed on the individual’s visitor list.
  • Book your visit at least 48 hours in advance.
  • Carry the required identification during your visit.
  • Note that at least one visitor must be an adult (18 or older).

Limitations on the number of visits may apply, and it’s advisable to check this with Werrington for accurate information​​.

Visiting times to Werrington Prison

Booking Family and Friends Visits

Visits can be scheduled online or by telephone at 0300 060 6508, available Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm. Visiting times for social and legal/professional visits are as follows:

  • Tuesday to Thursday: 2:15 pm to 4:15 pm
  • Saturday and Sunday: 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm There are ten sessions available per day, each lasting 90 minutes​​​​.

Booking Legal and Professional Visits

Legal visits can also be booked by calling the same number. The booking line for these visits is open until 6 pm. Legal visit times align with the family and friends visit schedule, with an additional slot on Monday from 2 pm to 4:15 pm exclusively for police and official visits​​.

HMP Werrington Visiting Information

Directions and Parking

Public transport options include taking a bus from Stoke-On-Trent railway station to Hanley Bus Station, followed by a bus to Werrington. For precise public transport details, National Rail Enquiries and Traveline are recommended resources. The prison provides a visitors car park, including spaces for Blue Badge holders​​​​.

Entry Requirements and Security at Werrington

Visitors aged 16 or older must present valid identification. A pat-down search is conducted for all visitors, including children. Strict controls are in place regarding personal items, with most needing to be stored in lockers or left with security. Compliance with the rules is critical to avoid visit cancellation or future visitation bans​​.

Special Family Days

Werrington offers special family days, allowing young inmates to spend extra time with their family and enabling family members to meet the institution’s team. Contact Werrington for more information about these events​​.

Contact Details and Address

  • Governor: Jasmin Steadman
  • Telephone (24 hours): 01782 463300
  • Fax: 01782 463301
  • Address: HMYOI Werrington, Ash Bank Road, Werrington, Stoke-On-Trent, ST9 0DX​​.

Final Remarks

When planning a visit to Werrington Young Offender Institution, it is crucial to follow the guidelines and procedures to ensure a smooth and compliant visit. Always verify details with official sources for accuracy and legal compliance. For more detailed information, visit the official GOV.UK page for Werrington Young Offender Institution