Collins Bay Institution - Minimum (also known as Frontenac Institution)
1455 Bath Road, PO Box 7500
Kingston, Ontario, K7L 5E6
Visits: 1-866-607-4217
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Note:   Information below may no longer be accurate.  Please contact the Institution directly for up-to-date information.

Collins Bay Minimum was originally known as Frontenac Institution but absorbed into Collins Bay in 2013.  The minimum security Federal Penitentiary has a capacity of 182 adult male inmates.

Do I need to be on an Incarcerated persons visitors list? 

Yes, visiting application form must be filled out.  If there are children visiting then a child waiver application must be filled out for the child as well.

Click here to download any official forms from Correctional Service Canada:


How can I schedule a visit?

All visits must be booked at least 48 hours in advance. Visitors MUST arrive before 10:45AM or after 12:30PM. 


Visitation Information: 

Length of visit:  Varies

Number of visits per week:  N/A

Number of visitors per visit: Varies

Can I drop off money to my loved one when I visit?Visitors can bring cash, money orders or cheques for their loved ones.

Regular Visiting Hours?

Due to Covid-19 restrictions and potential changes with Visitation process, click here to visit the Correctional Service Canada Website and review visitation requirements. 

* Be sure to call ahead as visitation hours may change

Visitation Information: 

Regular Visiting Hours - General Population (Male):









6:00 - 8:50PM




8:30 - 3:50PM

8:30 - 3:50PM

 *Call ahead for visitation times

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