Port-Cartier Institution

Port-Cartier Institution

Port-Cartier Institution

Chemin de l'Aéroport
PO Box 7070
Port-Cartier, Quebec
G5B 2W2

Tel: (418) 766-7070
Fax: (418) 766-6258

About the Institution

Port-Cartier Institution is a maximum-security facility, located in Port-Cartier, Quebec.

The facility is composed of three units, a detention centre with 20 cells, and one health centre.

As part of CSC's efforts to encourage inmates to become law-abiding citizens, CSC offers various national correctional programs.

Facility Characteristics

  • Institution for male offenders
  • Security level: maximum
  • Date opened: 1988
  • Rated capacity: 237