Visit an Inmate

The Pamunkey Regional Jail provides visiting opportunities for family, friends, and professionals according to a prescribed schedule.  Pamunkey Regional Jail encourages inmates to maintain ties with their families and friends through regular visits.  

Regular Visitation 

Friends and family members may visit inmates. Visits are limited to:  

  • 30 minutes unless prior arrangements have been made with the Jail. 
  • The inmate is allowed one regular visit per day and a maximum of 2 visits per week.  A total of 2 persons may visit an inmate at a time. 
  • No one under 18 is allowed to visit unless accompanied by the parent or legal guardian. 
  • Special arrangements can be made for families who live 75 miles or more from the Pamunkey Regional Jail.
  • All adults must show a picture ID.  If you have questions regarding visitation, call (804) 537-6400, ext. 3013. 

Professional Visitation 

Professional visitation is a person from a legal or medical entity, such as the courts, an attorney, mental health, or law enforcement.  

  • Attorneys or authorized members of their staff
  • Clergy who are cleared by the jail
  • Mental health professionals who are cleared by the jail
  • Personal physicians or psychiatrists
  • Police officers
  • Probation and parole officers
  • Social workers  

Professional visitation is conducted by appointment only.  Appointments may be scheduled by contacting (804) 537-6400, ext. 3013.  All professional visitors should bring photographic identification and credentials with them.  Although subject to change at any time, generally, professional visitation is conducted Monday through Friday at the following times:  

  • 8:00 a.m. - 10:55 a.m.
  • 12:01 p.m. - 1:55 p.m.
  • 2:31 p.m. - 3:55 p.m.
  • 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.  

In addition, the Pamunkey Regional Jail does not offer professional visitation on holidays recognized by Hanover County.  

If a professional visit must be conducted on a weekend or holiday, contact us at (804) 537-6400, ext. 3013 to determine if a special appointment can be accommodated.  

    Pamunkey Regional Jail does not conduct inmate visitation on holidays observed by Hanover County


    Forms and Documents

    Jail Visitation Rules