Revised Notice to the Profession and the Public

From the Provincial Court of British Columbia:

Effective date: September 15, 2020
NP22

Chief Judge Gillespie has issued a revised Notice to the Profession and the Public NP 22: Resuming In-Person Proceedings During COVID-19: Health & Safety Protocols (September 15, 2020) which is updated to:

(i) state that counsel and self-represented parties must also be in a position to confirm that to their knowledge, no one involved on their side traveled outside Canada within 14 days of their anticipated in person appearance in a courtroom; and

(ii) remove the paragraph regarding unavailability of public listening stations.

For more information, see https://www.provincialcourt.bc.ca/COVID19.