Grierson Institution
9530 101 Ave.
Edmonton, AB T5H 0B3
Visits: 780-495-2157
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Note:   Information below may no longer be accurate.  Please contact the Institution directly for up-to-date information.

Grierson Institution is one of the smallest Federal Institutions.  The minimum security facility opened in 1997 and has a capacity to hold 37 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?

Visits can be scheduled by inmate or you can call in and schedule a visit.


Visitation Information: 

Length of visit:  Approx. 3 hours

Number of visits per week:   Everyday  

Number of visitors per visit: 3  

Can I drop off money to my loved one when I visit? Money orders are accepted at the desk.

Regular Visiting Hours?

Regular Visiting Hours:









6:00 - 9:00PM


6:00 - 9:00PM

6:00 - 9:00PM

1:00 - 4:00PM


9:00 - 11:00AM


* Be sure to call ahead as visitation hours may change

Due to Covid-19 restrictions and potential changes with Visitation process, click here to visit the Alberta Provincial Government Website and review visitation requirements.  

* Be sure to call ahead as visitation hours may change

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