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What does being released on Temporary Licence mean?

Release on Temporary Licence (ROTL) means being able to leave prison for a short period of time. The Temporary Licence is the permission that allows you to leave, and the type of Licence indicates the reason the permission was granted. 

Task (Category: Prisons) 


What does being ‘on licence’ mean?

Being released ‘on licence’ means that you’re freed from prison before your sentence is complete, but you must stick to a set of rules for the rest of your sentence. These rules are known as the licence conditions.  

Task (Category: Knowledge Bank | Prisons | Probation) 


I’m about to be released from prison – what do I need to know?

There are things you can do to help get ready for release from prison, including thinking about housing, benefits and who can help you in the community. Your Offender Supervisor can help you as you plan for your release. 

Task (Category: Knowledge Bank | Prisons)