Wealstun Prison

Wealstun Prison Information, Contact Details & Address
Wealstun Prison

Wealstun Prison

On 1 April 1995, HM Incarcerations Thorp Arch and Rudgate composite to form HMP Wealstun. This was an major development for the Prison Service, and had the effect of creating a Order C ( unrestricted) and Order D ( open) prison as one establishment on a single point. In 2008 the open prison closed and the prison passed a conversion to give fresh order C places, the full prison commenced operation in May 2010 and can now accommodate 832 captures.

Tel: 01937 444 400

Capacity: 832

Church causeway, Thopr arch Wetherby, West Yorkshire LS23 7AZ

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Wealstun Prison Address:

Church causeway, Thopr arch Wetherby, West Yorkshire LS23 7AZ

Wealstun Prison Contact Details
Wealstun Prison Telephone Number: 01937 444 400

Wealstun Prison

Wealstun Prison

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How to book a visit at The Wealstun Prison?

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

Visiting Times:

  • Monday to Thursday, 6:30am to 8am, 11:30am to 1pm, 5:30pm to 11pm
  • Fridays, 6:30am to 8pm, 11:30am to 11pm
  • Weekends and bank holidays: 6:30am to 11pm

Booking line:  01937 444 400
Open 24 hours
Fax: 01937 444 401
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How to get to Wealstun Prison – Wealstun Prison Directions

Wealstun is a prison for adult men near Wetherby, Yorkshire.

To Book A Wealstun 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