Oakwood prison identification requirements

HMP Oakwood
Oaks Drive
West Midlands
WV10 7QD

+44 (0)1902 799700

+44 (0)1902 799762

Identification required for adult visitors (over 18 years of age):

At HMP Oakwood all visitors are required to provide identification to gain entry. The visitor's name, address and date of birth must match what the prisoner has provided on his visitors' list.

Visitors must always bring two formal letters dated within 3-6 months (e.g gas/electric bill, bank statement, appointment letters, etc.) to validate their address details along with one form of photograph identification from the first list below or two forms of alternative identification from the second list below.

Indentification Required Adult

Identification required for child visitors (under 18 years of age):

Indentification Required Child

Children's identification must be originals (not photocopies) and must be brought in on every visit as conditions of entry for all less than 18 years of age. Any child/ren, who visits without the appropriate Identification, will be refused entry as part of HMP Oakwood's commitment to children protection and safeguarding.