Scottish Prison Service



Dundee women’s custody unit plan recommended for approval

Councillors in Dundee have been asked to approve an application for a women’s custody unit. ...

Published 19 October 2018

Three Glasgow sites mooted for new £100m jail to replace Barlinnie

HMP Barlinnie is to be closed down and replaced with a new £100 million jail, the Sunday Mail rep ...

Published 16 October 2018

Plans submitted for women’s community custody unit in Dundee

Plans for a women’s custody unit in Dundee have been submitted by the Scottish Prison Ser ...

Published 28 August 2018

Architects at BakerHicks begin full concept design for new Inverness prison

Multi-disciplinary design and engineering company BakerHicks has started work on the full concept de ...

Published 7 December 2017

Planning in principle secured for HMP Highland

Councillors have given planning permission in principle (PPP) for the new HMP Highland, a state of t ...

Published 24 October 2017

HMP Highland submitted for planning

Commercial property specialist Colliers International has prepared and lodged a Planning Permission ...

Published 1 June 2017

Bids invited for Cornton Vale prison replacement

Contractors are being invited to come forward with bids to build a new national women’s prison in ...

Published 6 March 2017

Five firms sought to build new women’s prison

The bidding process for firms to design and build a new £75 million women's prison in Greenock has ...

Published 6 October 2014