HMP & YOI Chelmsford

There is a dedicated number to call if your are concerned about the safety of a prisoner, its is monitored 24/7 call 01245 552297

General Information

Name or Prison HMP & YOI Chelmsford
Address: 200 Springfield Road
Chelmsford Essex
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Main switchboard: 01245 552000
At Risk hotline: 01245 552297
Fax: 01245 552001
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Type of Prison: Male Cat B and YOI


The governor of the prison is Penny Bartlett, who has been the temporary governor since May 2018, and the prison is run by HMPS as part of the East of England region. It has a capacity of 745.