Court Processing Times Update

September 7, 2017

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 September 5, 2017 the Vancouver Law Courts are currently processing documents for the dates listed below:

Probate
Applications: August 30

Chambers
Consent Orders/Desk Orders:

Manual: August 22
E-filed: August 17

Spoken to Orders: August 22

Documents Not Requiring Court Signature (E-filed): September 1

Default Judgments:

Manual: August 22
E-filed: August 17

Civil
Notices of Civil Claim (E-filed): August 28

Family 
Desk Order Divorce:
Manual: August 31
E-filed: August 28

Spoken to Orders: August 30

Consent Orders:
Manual: August 31
E-filed: August 17

Trial Scheduling 
E-filed Documents: September 1

Documents Not Requiring Court Signature (E-filed): September 1

New Westminster Supreme Court Processing Times
Please be advised that as of September 5, 2017 the New Westminster Supreme Court is processing documents for the dates listed below:

Probate
Applications: August 31
Resubmitted Applications: August 21

Chambers 
Consent Orders/Desk Orders:
Manual: September 5
E-filed: August 23

Spoken to Orders: September 5

Default Judgments (E-filed): August 29

Civil
Notices of Civil Claim (E-filed): September 1

Family
Desk Order Divorce:
Manual: August 21
E-filed: August 25

Resubmitted Divorce Orders: August 31

Trial Scheduling 

E-filed Documents: August 30

Documents Not Requiring Court Signature (E-filed): September 1

Victoria Supreme Court Processing Times
Please be advised that as of September 5, 2017 the Victoria Supreme Court is processing documents for the dates listed below:

Probate
Applications: August 22

Chambers
Orders:
Manual: August 14
E-filed: August 21

Bankruptcy
All: August 10

Family 
Adoption: July 25

Desk Order Divorce:
Manual: July 7
E-filed: August 24

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]

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