HMP Downview

Downview Prison

Tel: 020 8196 6300 – Sutton Lane, Sutton, Surrey SM2 5PD

Save Any Inmate At HMP Downview

75% On Their Calls

Prison Phone offers phone tariffs that reduce the costs of calls from Downview prison by up to 75%! This enables prisoners to get the support and love that they are missing from home, while reducing costs for the inmate. Find out more below.

HMP Downview is a closed women’s prison, housing both adult and young offending females. When it first opened in 1979, it was a category C male prison, which it remained until 2001, when it was converted to an establishment for women. However, in 2013, the Ministry for Justice announced intentions to change it back to a male prison. It currently holds both convicted and remanded prisoners and has a capacity of 358. If you’re visiting HMP Downview, please refer to the map on this page for directions.

Tel: 020 8196 6300

Operational capacity: 355 as of 1st April 2013

Sutton Lane, Sutton, Surrey SM2 5PD

We have been reducing the cost of calls from HMP Downview since 2013. Our service helps the inmates at Downview stay in touch with loved ones at a more affordable rate aiding in rehabilitation by supporting strong family ties.

Once you have an account with us the inmate at HMP Downview will save an average of 75% on their calls to your mobile phone.

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Here's some facts about Dowmview prison.

Did you know?

  • A young offender’s unit opened in 2004, for inmates between the ages of 15 and 18

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  • HMP Downview established the UK’s first intensive drug rehabilitation programme. Sir Anthony Hopkins still remains a patron of the trust.

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  • The prison currently houses around 50% foreign nationals.

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