Important Notice - Suspension of All Family Visits (Professional visits remain unaffected):

  • The Irish Prison Service has announced that all physical visit to prison will cease with effect from close of business Friday 27th March 2020.
  • All future visits from prisons will be conducted using video calls.
  • Any physical family visits that have been booked to take place on or after Saturday 28th March 2020 has now been cancelled.
  • Arrangements are currently being made for the introduction of visits by video link/camera phone early next week.
  • Information on the new arrangements will be published on the Irish Prison Service website as soon as possible

Building Services Division


Ronan Dunning

Governor of Works


Building Services Division (BSD) operates from:

Unit 2, Airways Industrial Estate,
Dublin 17.

BSD provides a technical / advisory support service in relation to the maintenance of the prison facilities and prison capital projects.  It also provides the specialist prison’s locking service. Building Services Division is headed by the Governor In Charge of Works who is assisted by two Deputy Governors and other support staff.

Building Services Division HQ