HMP Brixton


General Information

Name of Prison HMP Brixton
Address: Jebb Avenue
LondonSW2 5XF
Other contact details:  
Web Site:  
Main switchboard: 020 8588 6000
At Risk hotline:  
Fax: 020 8588 6283
Visits booking number: 020 8678 1433
Visits booking email:  
Visits centre web site:,
Type of Prison: Male Cat C/D

The prison is run by HMPS as part of the London Region. It has a capacity of 789 and the #1 governor is Dave Bamford, who has been in charge since September 2016.