Improving the prison estate Contents




Conclusions and recommendations

1 Maintaining the prison estate

The Ministry’s 2015 spending review settlement

Living conditions within prisons

Facilities management in the prison estate

The female prison estate

2 Responding to demands on the prison estate

Crowding within the prison estate

The impact of COVID-19

Future demand for prison places

3 Reducing re-offending

Formal minutes


Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament

Published: 11 September 2020