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HMP-YOI NEW HALL Visiting Information

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Booking Procedure

On-line booking now available

Booking Phone No.

01924 803 219

Booking Opening Time

Mon, Wed & Thu: 09.30 to 12.30 and 13.30 to 14.30

Minimum Booking Notice

24 Hours

Min Age Unaccompanied


Search Procedure

Rub down, metal detectors, passive drugs dogs

Visitors 1st Visit ID

Photo ID - Passport, Driving Licence etc

Subsequent Visit ID

ID required for every visit

Visitor Adult Age

16 - Adult ID required

Child Visitor ID

Birth Certificate for each child

Disabled Facilities

Full access, disabled parking and toilets


Opposite Visit Centre; disabled visitors can be dropped off at the gate

Hand In Money on Visit


Hand In Other Items

Property and clothing on first ‘reception’ visit

Book next visit on Visit


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Hot & cold drinks and snacks


Disabled access and baby changing facilities

Disabled Facilities

Full access including toilets

Child Facilities

Supervised crèche

Refundable Locker Deposit


Booking on-line
You can now book visits to this prison on-line without a Visiting Order (VO).
You will need the prisoner’s full name, date of birth, prison number and prison.
Provide three alternative visit slots and you will get a confirmation email within three days.
It is still be possible to book visits by phoning the booking line but the new system should do much to overcome the frustration and waiting on the phone for hours that is currently experienced although if you are looking to book at short notice it may still be better to telephone where possible.
For more information, or to book a visit, go to:


The Visitors' Centre closes at 14:30. No visits will be facilitated after that time so please ensure you arrive in plenty of time.

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Comfortable seating in a triangular formation


Hot & cold drinks and snacks, and confectionary


Disabled access and baby changing facilities

Child Facilities

Supervised crèche

Cash Allowed In Room

Max £5 - Coins only

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14:00 – 16:00


14:00 – 16:00


14:00 – 16:00


14:00 – 16:00


14:00 – 16:00

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Convicted Basic

2 VOs per mont

Convicted Standard

2 VOs + 1 PVO per month

Convicted Enhanced

2 VOs + 2 PVOs per month

Remand prisoners can have an unlimited amount of booked visits

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Booking Number

01924 803219 (Mon - Fri: 14:00 - 16:00)

Visiting Time

Monday – Thursday 09:00 – 11:30

Hand Items To prisoner


Receive Items From Prisoner


Official Visits can be booked by Email:



Official Visit Times

  • Mon: 09:00-11:30
  • Tue: 09:00-11:30 14:00-16:00
  • Wed: 09:00-11:30 14:00-16:00
  • Thu: 09:00-11:30 14:00-16:00
  • Sat: 14:00-16:00
  • Sun: 14:00-16:00


PVL - Prison Video Link - 01924 844200 ext 4532 


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Wakefield Cars
4 Carter Street, Wakefield WF1 1XJ
01924 380000

Newsome Taxis
21 Newsome Road, Huddersfield HD4 6NH
01484 541111

Hall Green Cars
High Street, Crigglestone, Wakefield WF4 3HT
01924 249900


Quarry Inn
70 Quarry Hill, Horbury, Wakefield WF4 5NF
01924 272523

Castle View
148 Ashes Lane, Huddersfield HD4 6TE
01484 307460

Stanley View Guest House
226 – 228 Stanley Road, Wakefield WF1 4AE
01924 376803

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The nearest Railway Stations are Huddersfield and Wakefield (which has two railway stations, Westgate & Kirkgate)

Facilities at Wakefield Kirkgate Station: Pay phone. The station is step free - Station is unstaffed: however there are no access problems for disabled or wheelchair bound customers as access to the platforms is via ramped subway.

Facilities at Wakefield Westgate Station: Waiting room, toilets, baby changing facilities, pay phone and ATM. The station is partially step free with a barrow crossing access across the railway between platforms 1 and 2.

Facilities at Huddersfield Station: Waiting room, refreshments, toilets, baby changing facilities and pay phone. The whole station is step free.

Click here for Networkrail information

Take bus number 231/232 from Wakefield or Huddersfield and ask for the prison. Complete the journey by foot, about 1 mile.
Click here for Bus Journey Planner

Prison main telephone numbers
These numbers are not for booking visits but may be useful in emergencies or if you have problems booking a visit or enroute.
Tel: 01924 803 000
Fax: 01924 803 001


Information about Visiting is primarily supplied by the prison. This is supplemented with information from the various prison service websites, charities working within Visit Centres, IMB and HMCIP reports.

The ‘Updated’ date shows when information was last changed. The information is checked regularly; however, if you have further information, or believe our data to be incorrect, please use the ‘Contact’ link below.

Updated: July 2014

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Information supplied by InsideTime - the national newspaper for prisoners, and a wholly owned subsidiary of The New Bridge Foundation, a charity founded in 1956. Charity Reg No:1103511.

Inside Time Limited provide the details of taxi companies and accommodation without recommendation. These are merely businesses within easy distance. Visitors are strongly advised to contact the business well in advance to check availability and pricing.


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