Norwich Prison

Norwich Prison Information, Contact Details & Address
Norwich Prison

Norwich Prison

HMP Norwich is a order B/ C multifunctional prison holding adult manly and juvenile convicts. It serves the courts of both Suffolk and Norfolk and is positioned on Mousehold Heath, overlooking the megacity of Norwich. The prison first opened in 1887 and is positioned on the point of a former army barracks. It has a capacity of 769. Still, simply relate to the chart on this runner, If you ’re planning to visit HMP Norwich and want to find out how to get there.

Tel: 01603 708 600 

Capacity: 769

Knox Road, Norwich, Norfolk NR1 4LU

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Norwich Prison Address:

Knox Road, Norwich, Norfolk NR1 4LU

Norwich Prison Contact Details
North Sea Camp Prison Telephone Number: 01603 708 600


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Norwich Prison

Norwich Prison

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How to book a visit at Norwich Prison?

You can book your visit by telephone. There is no online booking service available.

Visiting times are allocated depending on wing and isolation status of prisoners.

  • Monday: 10am to 11am and 2pm to 3pm, secure video calls only

  • Tuesday: 2pm to 3pm and 3:45pm to 4:45pm

  • Wednesday: 2pm to 3pm
  • Thursday: 10am to 11am (Brit House), 10:30am to 11:30pm, 2pm to 3pm and 3:45pm to 4:45pm
  • Friday: 10am to 11am (Brit House), 2pm to 3pm, 3:30pm to 4:30pm

  • Saturday: 10:45am to 11:45am, 2pm to 3pm and 3:45 to 4:45pm

  • Sunday: 9am to 10am, 10:45am to 11:45am, 2pm to 3pm and 3:45pm to 4:45pm

Booking line: 01603 708790
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The booking line is open:

  • Monday to Thursday: 10am to 12noon and 2pm to 4pm
  • Friday: 10am to 12:30pm and 2pm to 3:30pm

Visits must be booked by midday on Friday for weekend visits.

How to get to Norwich Prison – Norwich Prison Directions

Norwich is a prison for men aged 18 and over on the eastern outskirts of Norwich in Norfolk.

Getting to Norwich by train:

The closest railway station is Norwich. Norwich Prison is about a 30-minute walk from the station

To Book A Norwich Prison Visit You Must:

All visitors are required to arrive 15 minutes prior to the visit starting.  Any person who arrives after the visit has started will not be permitted entry.

For all visits to Low Moss, visitors are required to bring photographic ID and proof of address (dated within the past 3 months).  The only forms of photographic ID that will be accepted are:  

  • Valid Passport
  • Valid Photographic
  • Driving Licence (full or provisional)
  • Citizen Card
  • Senior Citizens Bus Pass Travel Card (issued by Scottish Government)

The only forms of proof of address that will be accepted are:

  • Utility bill
  • Council tax bill
  • Benefit book
  • Bank statement
  • other letter from official source



You can get help covering the costs of visiting someone in prison if you meet the following criteria:

  • Income Support
  • Income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance
  • Employment and Support Allowance
  • Universal Credit
  • Tax credits
  • Pension Credit

You might be able to get help covering the travel costs, meals and accommodation. CLICK HERE TO GET HELP WITH PRISON VISIT COSTS cc