HMP Wormwood Scrubs


Key Contact Details

Name of Prison HMP Wormwood Scrubs
Address: HMP Wormwood Scrubs
P.O. Box 757
Du Cane Road
W12 0AE
Other contact details:
Web Site:
Main switchboard: 020 8588 3200
At Risk hotline:
Fax: 020 8588 3201
Visits booking number: 020 8588 3564, or 020 8588 3566, or 020 8588 3596
Visits booking email:
Visits booking web site:
Visits centre number:,
Visits centre web site: 020 8735 0595
Type of Prison: Male Cat B

HMP Wormwoods Scrubs ,commonly referred to as “The Scrubs” is run by HMPS as part of the London Region. It has a capacity of 1273  and the #1 governor is Jonathan French, who has been in charge since June 2020.