Cork Prison

Governor, Mr. Liam Spacey
Governor, Mr. Liam Spacey

Cork Prison Rathmore Road, Cork City, Cork, T23 Y642 Tel: 021 2388000 Fax: 021 2387240

Operational Capacity: 296
General Description: A closed, medium security prison for adult males. It is the committal prison for counties Cork, Kerry and Waterford.
Chaplain: Please ring the prison general number and select number to be directed to Chaplains Office
Visiting Committee: Robin Murray (Chairperson), Cork Prison, Rathmore Road, Cork
GPS: 51.909359, -8.460669
By Bus: Daily Services from Dublin, Galway and Limerick. Check for service times.
By Car: Check website for up to date directions.
By Train: Kent Station is the nearest train station. Check for service times.
Visiting Times: Normal Visiting times are Monday to Saturday from 10am to 12 noon and 2pm to 4pm. Remand prisoners are allowed three thirty minute visits per week. Sentenced prisoners are allowed one thirty minute visit per week and may on application have one further thirty minute visit. All visits must be booked in advance . To book a visit please contact Visitors Reception at 021 2387133/2387134. Each prisoner must nominate six adults to visit him (there is no limit on the number of children). All visitors must produce photographic identification on arrival at the prison. Staff will explain the visiting procedures. Please note that Mobile phones are not allowed in the prison and also there is a no smoking policy in operation during visits. All persons entering the Prison are subject to security screening.