HMP & YOI Cornton Vale

Prison Information

Getting in Touch

Main Switch Board : 01786 832 591
Family Contact Officer : 01786 835
Visitors Centre : 01786 832 591

Cornton Road,

Visiting the Prison

Due to Coronavirus, prison visits are currently suspended. The Stirling Interfaith Community Justice Group Visitors’ Centre is still providing support, details can be found below.

Prison information, and how to book a visit at HMP & YOI Cornton Vale is available here.

Travel to the Prison

Nearest Train Station : Bridge of Allan (1.4 miles)
Stirling (1.7 miles)

Buses: 52/54/C48

Limited free parking for visitors is available at the prison.

Information on financial support for the cost of prison visits is available here.

Visitor Centre Information

HMP Cornton Vale has a Visitors’ Centre provided by Stirling Interfaith Community Justice Group.

Due to the Coronavirus Stirling Interfaith are supporting families remotely.

Please follow their Facebook and Twitter pages for updates and information, asnd please share their posts and updates if you are able to.

  • Facebook @ Family Help Hub
  • Twitter @ SICJG1

They have a mobile number and email address for visitors to contact the team should you need support.

Sharon Allison (Visitor Centre Manager) – 07518 012314, or email

The Visitors’ Centre It is located to left of the main entrance to the prison.

The Centre provides:

  • Hot drinks
  • Light refreshments
  • Toilets and baby changing facilities
  • Children’s indoor and outdoor play area
  • Community garden
  • Information, support, and advice

Contact Details

Stirling Interfaith Community Justice Group – Family Help Hub
HMP/YOI Cornton Vale
Cornton Road

Tel: 01786 835373

Opening Times

Monday to Friday – 2.00pm to 3.30pm and 7.00pm to 8.30pm
Saturday and Sunday – 2.30pm to 4:00pm

Other Information

Further information on the Visitors’ Centre is available at

Financial Support for Visits to Prison

For information on financial support for visits to prison - please click here.

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