Can You Smoke in Prison?
Everything you need to know about smoking in prison
Since April 30th 2018 tobacco products have been prohibited in all UK prisons.
Are E-cigarettes allowed in prison?
Prisons are able to order e-cigarettes, and juices, from the prison canteen. Smoking ceacastion programmes are also available to prisoners.
Why was tobacco banned?
- To reduce the number of smoking related illnesses and deaths within the prison estate.
- Improve the health if prison staff
- Improve fire safety