Original facility opened in 1960 – new facility opened on January 26, 2012.
Hours of operation – Prescott port of entry (POE) facility is a 24/7 operation.
The estimated construction cost = $22.5M
Final construction cost = approximately $20M
Commercial building = 884 square metres (formerly 584 square metres)
Travellers building = 1220 square metres (formerly 598 square metres)
Number of Primary Inspection Lanes – four (formerly three lanes)
Number of Commercial Inspection Lanes – two (formerly one lane)
Number of bus lanes – one (none previously)
Number of Canada Border Services Agency staff – 39 employees
|Commercial shipments cleared||33,651||36,119||35,797|
|Customs (seizures, forced payments, prohibited goods)||357||501||526|
|Immigration (inadmissibility, allowed to leave)||479||421||445|
|Study and work permits, temporary resident permits,
Check Prescott POE border wait times (BWTs) on the Web or cell phone.