William Head Institution

William Head Institution

William Head Institution

6000 William Head Road
Victoria, British Columbia
V9C 0B5

Tel: (250) 391-7000
Fax: (250) 391-7005

About the Institution

William Head Institution is in Metchosin, British Columbia, about 25 kilometres west of Victoria. It is a minimum security facility.

Inmates live in four groups of four duplexes. Each can house up to five people.

Facility Characteristics

  • Institution for male offenders
  • Security level: minimum
  • Date opened: 1959
  • Rated capacity: 80

Did you know?

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