Kent Institution

Kent Institution

Kent Institution

4732 Cemetery Road
PO Box 1500
Agassiz, British Columbia
V0M 1A0

Tel: (604) 796-2121
Fax: (604) 796-4500

About the Institution

Kent Institution is in Agassiz, British Columbia.  It is a maximum security facility. It shares a property with Mountain Institution. Inmates are housed in direct observation living units.

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

Facility Characteristics

  • Institution for male offenders
  • Security level: maximum
  • Date opened: 1979
  • Rated capacity: 324

Did you know?

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