HMP Full Sutton

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HMP Full Sutton is a modern, purpose-built, maximum security prison for men in category A and category B situated in the East Riding of Yorkshire.

POPS delivers the Family Support Service at HMP Full Sutton providing a warm welcome and advice and support for all visitors on a range of issues including travel, debt and housing. We also provide one to one support around the visiting process and prison procedures.

Visitors are able to join the family forum group where they can bring up any issues or contribute ideas to make the visitor experience more relaxed and friendly.

Recent Updates

Useful documents

Before your visit make sure you download and read the following documents:

Important Contact Information

Booking Line: 01759 475 355
Family Support Lead: 01759 372 698
Prison Switchboard: 01759 475 100

POPS’ Family Lead: laureng@partnersofprisoners.co.uk

Visiting Times

Thursday     
Friday          
Saturday     
Sunday        
No visits.
14:00-16:15
09:30-11:30, 14:00-16:15
09:30-11:30, 14:00-16:15

Financial Assistance With Visiting

If you qualify to receive help with your finances such as benefits, you may be able to recoup all or part of the cost of your travel expenses. 

Safer Custody

If you have concerns about an individual in custody at HMP Full Sutton, please call the Safer Custody helpline on 01759 475 068. This is a 24-hour line (answer machine). Callers should leave their name and contact number, the name and prison number of the person they have concerns about and the nature of the concern. The machine is checked every night and concerns responded to with a call back.

Concerns may also be brought to the attention of POPS’ staff for follow up.

Last updated 24/11/21