HMP Risley

HMP Risley is a Category C training prison, primarily holding adult males, including vulnerable prisoners and sex offenders. Established in 1964 as a remand centre for both genders, it transitioned to an all-male facility in 1999. HMP Risley is located in Warrington, Cheshire.

HMP Risley

Contact Information for HMP Risley

  • Address: Risley, Warrington, Cheshire WA3 6BP
  • Telephone: 01925 733000

Visiting Information for HMP Risley

To book a visit, you must call; no online booking service is available. Visits are scheduled for specific wings on designated days. Arrival 15 minutes prior to the visit start is mandatory, and visitors are not permitted if they arrive after the visit has started. Accepted identification includes a valid passport, photographic driving license, Citizen Card, or Senior Citizens Bus Pass. You also need to provide proof of address.

Booking Line: 01925 733284 or 01925 733285 (Open Monday to Friday: 9am to 4pm).

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