Institutional profiles - Ontario region - Warkworth Institution

Warkworth Institution

Warkworth Institution

County Road #29
PO Box 760
Campbellford, Ontario
K0L 1L0

Tel: (705) 924-2210
Fax: (705) 924-3351

Warkworth Institution is located 10 minutes south of Campbellford, Ontario, 20 minutes north of the 401 (Brighton exit) and approximately 172 kilometres from Toronto, Ontario. 

Construction of Warkworth Institution, a medium-security facility, began on March 26, 1965. In the early 1990s several renovations resulted in an expansion of Warkworth Institution’s inmate capacity.

Warkworth Institution is a standalone medium security facility based on a structured campus design model with direct cell observation ranges. Based on the design features, Warkworth Institution is a sister institution to Springhill Institution, Cowansville Institution and Drumheller Institution.  

Rated capacity: 537