Phillips State Prison Information

2989 West Rock Quarry Road, Buford, GA, 30519

Phillips State Prison is a medium security state prison located in city of Buford, Gwinnett County, GA. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Georgia state law. Most of the inmate’s serving time in this prison are sentenced for the period of over a year and are sentenced for crimes which are serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by Georgia Department of Corrections (DOC)

Below we have given information about the Phillips State Prison including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Phillips State Prison Prison Information

Jail Name :Phillips State Prison
Jail Type :State Prison
Location:2989 West Rock Quarry Road, Buford, GA, 30519
Contact Numbers:770-932-4500
Postal Code:30519
State :Georgia
County:Gwinnett County
Jail Webpage://

Phillips State Prison Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Phillips State Prison, you can visit the the inmate search/roster link here. Alternatively you can call on to enquire about the inmate.

Note: Keep inmate information like Full Name, age, sex, date of birth and inmate ID handy.

If you are still not able to find the whereabouts of the inmate, then you can try searching on Georgia statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
2989 West Rock Quarry Road, Buford, GA, 30519

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 770-932-4500.

Note: In case of packages, prior approval from prison administration may be required. Contact the prison staff for more information.

Sending Money

Inmates can receive money into their commissary account via check, money order or cashier. Visitors can also deposit money directly into the inmate’s account at jail administrative office.

Note: When sending the money via check or money order, make sure you mention inmate id and full name at the back

Phone calls:

Inmates can call to any person on the approved members list between 7:00 AM to 7:30 PM. The receiver has to bear the cost of the call and the call can be of maximum 30 mins. During rush hours the call time is reduced to 10 mins.

Visitation Rules

If you are visiting someone in Phillips State Prison make sure you are in approved visitor list. It’s good idea to confirm with the prison authorities before coming for a visit.

Here are the basic visitation rules which one must adhere to:

  • Visitor must not be a prior felon.
  • Must have a valid government ID.
  • For children below 16 years of age, a legal guardian must be accompanied.
Visitation Hours
Monday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Nearby Jail/Prison

There are 6 nearby jails/prisons

Phillips State Prison

2989 West Rock Quarry Road, Buford, GA, 30519 770-932-4500

Phillips Transitional Center

2989 West Rock Quarry Road, Buford, GA, 30519 770-932-4646

Braselton Jail

5040 Highway 53, Braselton, GA, 30517 706-658-2852

Franklin County Jail & Detention Center

1 James Little StreetPO Box 310, Carnesville, GA, 30521 706-384-2525

Habersham County Jail

1000 Detention Drive, Clarkesville, GA, 30523 706-754-6666

Clarkesville Jail

123 North Laurel DrivePO Box 21, Clarkesville, GA, 30523 706-754-4216, 706-754-5390

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