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Court Processing Times Update

Please note that the court processing times listed below, as provided to us by the various registries, set out an approximate timeframe only. Documents being processed as of a certain date may not be ready for release by the registry on that date. While we strive to provide the most up to date information possible, we cannot guarantee its accuracy and the dates may change without notice to us.
Where unspecified, the dates listed are for documents submitted manually for processing (as opposed to e-filed through Court Services Online).
Vancouver Law Courts Processing Times
Please be advised that as of November 20, 2017 the Vancouver Law Courts are currently processing documents for the dates listed below:
Probate 
Applications: Novemberm 1
Chambers 
Consent Orders/Desk Orders:
Manual: November 10
E-filed: November 10
Spoken to Orders: November 14
Documents Not Requiring Court Signature (E-filed): November 17
Default Judgments:
Manual: November 15
E-filed: November 10
Civil 
Notices of Civil Claim (E-filed): November 17
Family 
Desk Order Divorce:
Manual: November 15
E-filed: November 16
Spoken to Orders: November 15
Consent Orders:
Manual: November 16
E-filed: November 10
Trial Scheduling 
E-filed Documents: November 17
Documents Not Requiring Court Signature (E-filed): November 17
New Westminster Supreme Court Processing Times
Please be advised that as of November 20, 2017 the New Westminster Supreme Court is processing documents for the dates listed below:
Probate 
Applications: November 10
Resubmitted Applications: October 25
Chambers 
Consent Orders/Desk Orders:
Manual: November 20
E-filed: November 8
Spoken to Orders: October 20
Default Judgments (E-filed): November 8
Civil 
Notices of Civil Claim (E-filed): November 17
Family 
Desk Order Divorce:
Manual: November 14
E-filed: November 8
Resubmitted Divorce Orders: November 16
Trial Scheduling 
E-filed Documents: November 15
Documents Not Requiring Court Signature (E-filed): November 17
Victoria Supreme Court Processing Times
Please be advised that as of November 20, 2017 the Victoria Supreme Court is processing documents for the dates listed below:
Probate 
Applications: October 20
Chambers 
Orders:
Manual: November 14
E-filed: November 2
Bankruptcy 
All: November 2
Family 
Adoption: October 25
Desk Order Divorce:
Manual: October 26
E-filed: November 16
If you have any questions or concerns regarding these processing times, please contact Dye & Durham’s Court Registry Support Services team at 604-257-1854 or [email protected].