Springhill Institution

Springhill Institution

Springhill Institution

330 McGee Street
PO Box 2140
Springhill, Nova Scotia
B0M 1X0

Tel: (902) 597-8651
Fax: (902) 597-3452

Offender Mail:
Springhill Institution
P.O. Box 2019
Springhill, NS
B0M 1X0

About the Institution

Springhill Institution is in Springhill, Nova Scotia. It is a medium security facility. It also operates the reception centre for the Atlantic region.

Currently construction is underway on two new 96 bed living units. Work is due to be completed in 2012-2013.  At the same time, Springhill is also expanding the correctional and rehabilitation programs that they offer.

Facility Characteristics

  • Institution for male offenders
  • Security level: medium
  • Date opened: 1967
  • Rated capacity: 550

Did you know?

CSC offers a variety of correctional programs to help inmates become law-abiding citizens.