HMP Moorland

HMP Moorland, situated in Doncaster, South Yorkshire, opened in 1991. It serves as a remand and Young Offender Institution (YOI), holding an operating capacity of 1,006 inmates. The facility, merged with HMP/YOI Hatfield in 2002, is part of the South Yorkshire cluster, managing approximately 2,200 prisoners. It operates as a Category C prison, renowned for its modern facilities and a comprehensive array of rehabilitation programs​​​​.

HMP Moorland

Contact Information for HMP Moorland

Address: Bawtry Road, Hatfield Woodhouse, Doncaster, South Yorkshire DN7 6BW

Telephone Number: 01302 523000

HMP Moorland, a Category C prison, accommodates both adult male and young offenders. It’s jointly managed with HMP Hatfield and facilitates various types of sentences, excluding adult ‘prisoners’ sentences​​.

Visiting Information for HMP Moorland

Booking Visits

To visit an inmate at HMP Moorland, you need to be on their visitor list and book your visit in advance. Bookings can be made up to 28 days ahead.

Booking Options:

  • Online: Access the online booking service, available Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm.
  • Telephone: Call the visits booking line at 01302 523 289, open every Tuesday and Thursday from 9:30am to 3:30pm​​.

Visiting Times

  • Family and Friends Visits: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday: 2pm to 4pm.
  • Legal and Professional Visits: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 2pm to 4pm​​.

Travel and Parking

  • Public Transport:
    • Train: The nearest station is Doncaster, with taxi services available.
    • Bus: Local bus services are accessible.
  • Parking: There’s a visitor car park on Vulcan Way​​.

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