Sheppey Cluster (Elmley) Prison information
Elmley is a purpose built local Prison serving all courts in the county of Kent. The establishment opened in 1992 with a number of house blocks built as later editions. Elmley is one of six Bullingdon design prisons in England and is the largest prison in Kent, Sussex and Essex region.
Tel: 01795 802000
Fax: 01795 802001
Governor: Jim Carmichael
Escort Area/Contractor: GEOAmey
Local Authority: Swale Borough Council
Constabulary: Kent Police
Probation Service: NOMs Probation Service
IMB: Mr Bob Duncan, Chairman
House Block 1 - House Block 4 – various categories
House Block 5 – two spurs consisting of Category Cs and Foreign Nationals (FN)
House Block 6 – Vulnerable Prisoners (VP)
Accommodation numbers are between 183 and 299 prisoners.
Un-sentenced and sentenced adult men. Un-sentenced male young offenders.