Policy Bulletin 604

Policy Bulletin

Policy number and titles:

Commissioner’s Directive (CD) 002 – Designation of Release Sites Other Than Penitentiaries

Why was the policy changed?

The CD has been reviewed as part of the Correctional Service of Canada’s review cycle. Other than a minor change to use gender inclusive language, no other changes have been made to the policy.

How was it developed?

This policy was reviewed and amended by the Correctional Operations and Programs Sector and the Policy Sector.


Roles and responsibilities are detailed in the policy document.

Who will be affected by the policy?

This policy applies to staff responsible for designating places, other than penitentiaries, from which offenders may be released.

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