Commissionaires awarded Health PEI security contract

Charlottetown, PE – Commissionaires NB & PEI Division has been selected by Health PEI for the provision of security services at five healthcare facilities across the province.

The multiyear contract, which commenced on December 1, 2020, will employ a combination of 75 full and part-time people. Locations included in the contract are Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Prince County Hospital, Western Hospital, Hillsborough Hospital and the Provincial Palliative Care Centre.

“We are pleased to be selected as Health PEI’s security partner and very excited about continuing our long-standing relationship,” said Bob Ferguson, CEO, Commissionaires NB & PEI Division. “Commissionaires have been providing security services in PEI healthcare facilities for over 25 years; this award highlights the confidence Health PEI has in our service offerings and capabilities.”

“We are happy to have the Commissionaires joining us to be an integral part of our team,” said Denise Lewis Fleming, Health PEI CEO. “We know they will provide high quality service that will contribute to the safety of our hospital patients, staff and visitors.”



Commissionaires is Canada’s premier security provider, offering a unique combination of integrity, experience and innovation. We have protected people and property for from coast to coast for more than 90 years. Commissionaires is a federation of private, not-for-profit Canadian companies representing a workforce of more than 24,000 people nationally. With the highest retention rate in the industry, our workforce has the stability and experience to anticipate and resolve problems before they occur and supports collaborative long-term client relationships.

Commissionaires NB & PEI Division is an independent member of the federation of the Canadian Corps of Commissionaires. Incorporated in 1946 we have become the premier security provider in New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island. Today we represent a workforce of over 950 security professionals providing a comprehensive range of services for private and public sector clients in 48 communities throughout the region.

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