Notice to the profession and public - COVID-19: Suspension of regular court operations

From The Provincial Court of British Columbia:

Date Issued: 19 March 2020

Effective Date: 25 March 2020 (unless otherwise stated in this Notice)


This direction replaces the Court's March 17, 2020 COVID-19 Update Announcement.


Effective March 25, 2020 (unless otherwise stated in this Notice), the Honourable Chief Judge Gillespie has suspended regular operations of the Provincial Court of British Columbia at all of its locations to protect the health and safety of court users and to help contain the spread of COVID-19. In light of the extraordinary circumstances during the current public health emergency, members of the public who do not have urgent business before the Court are discouraged from attending any courthouse.

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