Long Lartin Prison information
HMP Long Lartin was opened as a category C training prison in 1971, with additional security features and systems being added in 1972 to enable it to operate as a dispersal prison. It was further upgraded between 1995-97 as a consequence of the Woodcock/Learmont reports. Perrie Wing opened in June 1999 substantially increasing the capacity of the prison
Address: South Littleton
Tel: 01386 295 100
Fax: 01386 295 101
Governor: Jamie Bennett
Accommodation: Single occupancy cells.
Operational capacity: 622 as of 31st March 2010
Reception criteria: Minimum sentence four years category A and B prisoners including category A remand prisoners.
Latest inspection report: HMP Long Lartin - May 2018 (PDF)
Latest action plan: HMP Long Lartin - August 2018 (PDF)