You and CSC

Work or volunteer with Correctional Service Canada (CSC), discover information on contacting inmates, learn about victim rights, restorative justice opportunities, and Citizen Advisory Committees.

Services and information

Working at CSC

Apply for a job at CSC, explore current openings, job profiles, and upcoming recruitment events.

Citizen Advisory Committees

Roles and activities of Citizen Advisory Committees (CACs), apply to become a member of a CAC, The James A. Murphy CSC Award of Excellence, and CAC Awareness Week.

Restorative Justice

How to participate in Restorative Justice (RJ), RJ factsheet, RJ values and principles, Restorative Opportunities Program, RJ reports and publications, contact information.


Become a volunteer with Correctional Service Canada (CSC), volunteer programs and services at CSC, resources, The Taylor Award, contact information.

Visiting and communicating with an inmate

How to visit, call, or write to an inmate, the visiting process, forms for visiting an inmate, Inmate Telephone System (ITS), resources for visitors.


Victim registration, notification, statements, access victim's portal, frequently asked questions, resources for victims, contact victim services.

Independent Chairperson appointments

Application information, criteria to apply, application qualifications, current opportunities, inmate disciplinary process.


Register as a victim

A victim must first register with CSC to receive information about an offender that harmed them. Find out how to register and what kind of information victims receive.

Visiting an inmate

Find out how to visit an inmate. Discover everything you should know before you visit.

Beyond the fence: A virtual tour of a Canadian penitentiary

Have you ever wondered what a federal institution looks like? Our virtual tour lets you see beyond the fence. The tour consists of 360-degree panoramic views of various areas within an institution.

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