Kent Institution
4732 Cemetery Road
Agassiz, British Columbia,V0M 1A0
Visits: 604-796-9131
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Note:  Information below may no longer be accurate.  Please contact the Institution directly for up-to-date information.

Kent Institution is the only maximum security institution in British Columbia.  Built in 1979 Kent Institution houses 378 adult male inmates serving Federal sentences.  

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:  20 minutes

Number of visits per week:  2

Number of visitors per visit: 2 (not including infants)

Can I drop off money to my loved one when I visit?$300 (Cash only)  

Regular Visiting Hours?

Regular Visiting Hours:













8:00AM - 3:00PM

8:00AM - 3:00PM

* 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 Correctional Service Canada Website and review visitation requirements. 

* Be sure to call ahead as visitation hours may change

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