Justice Organisation

A Justice Organisation is an ORGANISATION.

A Justice Organisation provides SERVICES or facilities for persons who are detained for any period of more than 6 hours.

Justice Organisations were under the jurisdiction of the Home Office or the Justice Department. The responsibility for care delivered in Justice Organisation has been transferred to the NHS.

For the purposes of the Organisation Data Service code set, Justice Organisations include:

** Note: People are not detained in Sexual Assault Referral Centres (SARCs), but SARCs are included with the other Justice Organisations for the purpose of the Organisation Data Service file publication.

For further information on Justice Organisations, see the NHS England website at: Health and Justice.


This supporting information is also known by these names:
pluralJustice Organisations