Court Processing Times Update

July 19, 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 July 17, 2017 the Vancouver Law Courts are currently processing documents for the dates listed below:

Probate
Applications: July 7

Chambers
Consent Orders/Desk Orders:

Manual: July 4
E-filed: June 23

Spoken to Orders: June 14

Documents Not Requiring Court Signature (E-filed): July 14

Default Judgments:

Manual: July 14
E-filed: June 23

Civil
Notices of Civil Claim (E-filed): July 14

Family 
Desk Order Divorce:
Manual: July 10
E-filed: July 7

Spoken to Orders: July 11

Consent Orders:
Manual: July 12
E-filed: June 23

Trial Scheduling 
E-filed Documents: July 14

Documents Not Requiring Court Signature (E-filed): July 14

New Westminster Supreme Court Processing Times
Please be advised that as of July 17, 2017 the New Westminster Supreme Court is processing documents for the dates listed below:

Probate
Applications: July 14
Resubmitted Applications: July 14

Chambers 
Consent Orders/Desk Orders:
Manual: July 14
E-filed: July 12

Spoken to Orders: July 14

Default Judgments (E-filed): July 14

Civil
Notices of Civil Claim (E-filed): July 14

Family
Desk Order Divorce:
Manual: July 6
E-filed: July 7

Resubmitted Divorce Orders: June 10

Trial Scheduling 

E-filed Documents: July 6

Documents Not Requiring Court Signature (E-filed): July 14

Victoria Supreme Court Processing Times
Please be advised that as of July 17, 2017 the Victoria Supreme Court is processing documents for the dates listed below:

Probate
Applications: June 22

Chambers
Orders:
Manual: July 5
E-filed: June 26

Bankruptcy
All: June 22

Family 
Adoption: June 6

Desk Order Divorce:
Manual: June 1
E-filed: June 20

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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