The new Abbotsford Law Courts will open on January 18, 2021 at 32375 Veteran’s Way, Abbotsford, B.C., V2T 0B3. The Supreme Court will begin sitting at the Abbotsford Law Courts on February 1, 2021.
The Court will begin hearing chambers applications of two hours or less the week of February 16, 2021. Judges chambers will be held every Tuesday at 9:45 a.m. and Masters chambers will be held every Friday at 9:45 a.m., with some exceptions to accommodate statutory holidays.
Chambers applications of two hours or less will be heard by telephone or Microsoft Teams, unless the court otherwise directs, in accordance with the procedures set out in COVID-19 Notice. No. 42 – Chambers Applications by Telephone and Microsoft Teams. Parties may file their documents at the Abbotsford registry beginning on January 18, 2021.
THE FOREGOING IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE. ANY UPDATED DIRECTIONS WILL BE POSTED ON THE COURT’S WEBSITE.
Dated January 11, 2021 at Vancouver, British ColumbiaBy Direction of Chief Justice Christopher E. HinksonSupreme Court of British Columbia