Administrative Notice 17 - Registry Vetting of Orders Presented for Signing on the Bench

The Chief Justice of the Supreme Court has released a new practice direction directing that counsel or a party proposing to present a draft order to a presider for signature on the bench first have the order vetted by the registry.

 

You can read AN-17 on the BC Courts website: 

https://www.courts.gov.bc.ca/supreme_court/practice_and_procedure/administrative_notices.aspx

 

A clarification was released November 28th, 2018 stating that AN-17 applies to both civil and family proceedings.