HMP Nottingham

HMP Nottingham, a category B men’s local prison, serves the courts of Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire. Located in the Sherwood area of Nottingham, it has been operational since 1890, originally opened as a city jail. The facility underwent a complete reconstruction in 1912 and saw significant expansion in 2010​​.

HMP Nottingham

Contact Information for HMP Nottingham

  • Telephone: 0115 872 4000​​
  • Address: Perry Road, Sherwood, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG5 3AG​​

Visiting Information for HMP Nottingham

Visits to HMP Nottingham must be booked by telephone, as there is no online booking option. The visitation times are as follows:

  • Monday: 2pm to 4.30pm
  • Tuesday: 9am to 11.30am, 2pm to 4.30pm
  • Wednesday: No visits
  • Thursday: 9am to 11.30am, 2pm to 4.30pm
  • Friday: 9am to 11am
  • Saturday: 9am to 11.30am, 2pm to 4.30pm
  • Sunday: 9am to 11.30am, 2pm to 4.30pm

The booking line (0115 962 8980) is open Monday and Thursday from 1pm to 4pm, and Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday from 9am to midday. Additionally, visitors can book their next visit in person while at the prison​​​​.

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