Civic, Justice & Public Safety

Chilliwack Law Courts &
Five Corners Project

Project Stats

Type: New Build
Client: City of Chilliwack
Location: Chilliwack, BC
Size: 3,252 m2 Courthouse, 1,858 m2 Offices
Delivery Method: P3, Design-Build

This important downtown revitalization project includes courthouses and office building, a civic plaza and landmark clock tower, accomplishing the design guidelines for the City's historic downtown core.

The two-storey building program accomodates: five courtrooms, Provincial and Supreme; the judiciary, law library, crown counsel day-offices, related administrative functions, holding-cell block, secure bays and parking. Skylights and extensive glazing in public areas, workspaces and judicial circulation provide ample daylight. The tilt-up concrete shell has been carefully detailed to enhance the historic character of the downtown core.


  • The Canadian Council for Public Private Partnerships' 2002 National Award for Innovation and Excellence in Public Private Partnerships

Project Highlights

• P3, Design-Build with Vanmar Constructors.