Rye Hill Prison information
HMP Rye Hill is situated in the village of Willougby, near Rugby, in Warwickshire. It opened in early 2001 as a purpose built training prison and is run by G4S.
Tel: 01788 523 300
Fax: 01788 814849
Director: Pete Small
Controller: Lynne Hardy
Operational Capacity: 664 as of July 2018
4 years and over. (prisoners sentenced to less than 4 years but more than 3 years will be considered by prior arrangement)
Time to serve:
12 months and over. With prior agreement from the Director will accept ex Cat C Offenders who have been upgraded to Cat B.
All outstanding medical appointments must be completed prior to transfer or subject to agreed return for appointments
Sex offenders and serving prisoners with previous conviction for a sexual offence if there are identified treatment needs specific to this.
The prison does not accept:
- Vulnerable Prisoners not suitable for SOTP
- Prisoners requiring intensive long term outside hospital treatment
Prior agreement with the Director is necessary in the case of:
- Prisoners on open ACCT
- Prisoners transferring from CSU/Segregation
- Prisoners transferred out of Rye Hill in the last 6 months for security reasons