HMP Lewes

General Information

Name or Prison HMP Lewes
Address: 1 Brighton Road
East Sussex
Other contact details:
Web Site:
Main switchboard: 01273 785 100
At Risk hotline:
Fax: 01273 785 101
Visits booking number:  01273 785271 or 01273 785277,
Visits booking email:
Visits booking web site:,
Type of Prison: Male Cat B, also hold Cat C & D

HMP Lewes is run by the HMPS as part of the Kent & Sussex region. It has a capacity of 692 and the #1 governor is Hannah Lane, in post since January 2019.