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Eastern Ontario Correctional Complex

Project Type:
DBFM - Design Build Finance Maintain
Infrastructure Type:
Contract Value:
To be announced at Financial Close
Estimated Value for Money:
To be announced at Financial Close

About the Project

IO is working with the Ministry of the Solicitor General to deliver a new Eastern Ontario Correctional Complex, to alleviate overcrowding the Ottawa-Carleton Detention Centre.


  • Request for Qualifications
  • Short-list Bidders Selected
  • Request for Proposals
  • Winning Bidder Selected
  • Construction Begins
  • Construction Ends

Latest News


The project will result in development of a 235-bed, multi-purpose correctional facility.   

This project supports the Ministry of the Solicitor General strategy of replacing aging institutions to address health, safety and security issues, including efficiencies of design, technology and space.  It will improve access to programming, living conditions and education, while also updating automation and technology.  

Community And Green Benefits

The correctional complex will be designed to meet the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Silver certification, with a focus on energy efficiency, healthy indoor environments and reduced greenhouse gas emissions.

Terms of Use

These project documents are being made available on this website for informational purposes only. Neither IO nor the Ministry of the Solicitor General make any representation or warranty regarding the accuracy or completeness of the content or form of these documents.

IO and the Ministry of the Solicitor General, in their sole and absolute discretion, may choose to make available on this Web site amendments, revisions, modifications or replacements to these documents.

These documents remain open for further revision, modification, replacement or cancellation by IO and the Ministry of the Solicitor General at any time and in no event shall either IO or the Ministry of the Solicitor General be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on the content of these documents.