Scottish Prison Service



Provan gas works site to host £100m Barlinnie Prison replacement

A site close to the Provan gas works in Glasgow is the only place currently being considered for the ...

Published 11 February 2019

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