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What is happening in my BC Supreme Court case during COVID-19?

Updated
25, 11-2020

Most courts have returned to their regular operations, but there are enhanced safety measures in place. Be sure to check HERE for updated information on the BC Supreme Court.

  • Family and Civil Matters and Insolvency Matters: All civil and family trials scheduled to begin on or after June 8, 2020 will resume, unless the Court otherwise directs. Contact your registry for more information. 
  • Effective June 30, the Court will resume registrar hearings. For more information, click HERE.

  • Criminal Matters: During the suspension of regular court operations, the Court established a temporary process to manage requests for hearings of essential or urgent criminal matters while registries were not providing in-person services.  The Court resumed criminal jury selections and trials on September 8, 2020. See Notice No. 38.

Continue to check the BC Supreme Court website for updates.

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