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Are First Nations/Indigenous Courts in BC still running?

08, 07-2020

All First Nations/Indigenous Court matters scheduled before May 16, 2020, are adjourned (postponed). You don't have to come to court. See Notice NP19 Appendix B for adjournment details. Moreover, the Native Courtworker and Counselling Association of BC is providing support during court closures. Contact your regional office for further assistance. 

All Indigenous Court matters scheduled from May 19 to July 3, 2020 AND after July 3, 2020 (and May 11 and 15, 2020 in Duncan) will proceed on the date scheduled, by telephone or video unless the Court notifies you of different arrangements. See Appendix “B” of COVID-19: COMMENCING RECOVERY OF SOME COURT OPERATIONS for adjournment details for matters originally scheduled between March 16 and May 20, 2020.

For more information regarding Indigneous Court matters, see Notice No. 19.


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