HMP Thameside

HMP Thameside, located in London, England, is a Category B men’s prison. Opened in 2012, it is a modern facility managed by Her Majesty’s Prison and Probation Service. As a medium-security prison, it houses adult male offenders who have been convicted of various offenses. Thameside Prison focuses on secure custody and rehabilitation, aiming to reintegrate inmates into society. The facility offers multiple residential units with basic amenities, education and vocational training, work opportunities, healthcare, family contact, and resettlement support​​.

HMP Thameside

Contact Information for HMP Thameside

  • Address: HMP Thameside, 1 Joyce Dawson Way, Thamesmead, London, SE28 8RA
  • Phone Number: 0208 317 9777​​.

Visiting Information for HMP Thameside

Booking Visits

  • Inmates book their own visits using the prison’s kiosks​​.

Visiting Times

  • Monday to Thursday: 10:45 – 11:45 and 14:00 – 15:00.
  • Friday: Additional slot from 15:45 – 16:45.
  • Weekends: 09:00 – 10:00, 10:45 – 11:45, 14:00 – 15:00, 15:45 – 16:45​​.

Required Items

  • Visitors must bring a valid photo ID and proof of their current address matching the one provided by the prisoner during the booking​​.

Parking Facilities

  • Parking is available, and early arrival is recommended to secure a spot​​.

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