Sittings, Memos & Directions

 

TRIAL SCHEDULING COURTS TIMES:

CRIMINAL ASSIGNMENT COURT BEGINS @ 9:00 A.M.

FAMILY ASSIGNMENT COURT BEGINS @ 10:30 A.M.

CIVIL ASSIGNMENT COURT BEGINS @ 11:00 P.M.

 

2018

Ontario Superior Court of Justice Regional Municipality of Waterloo List of Court Sittings

LONG TRIAL TEAM SITTINGS  (Trials that are estimated at 15 days or more)

MARCH 19, 2018
OCTOBER 9, 2018

CIVIL AND MATRIMONIAL TRIAL SITTINGS

  • January 29, 2018     “Trial Readiness” Court – January 22, 2018 @ 10:00 a.m.
  • April 9, 2018             “Trial Readiness” Court – April 3, 2018 @ 10:00 a.m.
  • September 10, 2018  “Trial Readiness” Court - September 4, 2018 @ 10:00 a.m.
  • November 13, 2018   “Trial Readiness” Court – November 5, 2018 @ 10:00 a.m.

CRIMINAL TRIALS, PRE-TRIALS, APPLICATION &BAIL

  • All dates arranged through Trial Coordinator.

CIVIL PRE-TRIALS, CASE, SETTLEMENT & TRIAL MANAGEMENT CONFERENCES

  • All dates arranged through Trial Coordinator.

TRIAL SCHEDULING COURTS

  • January 26, 2018
  • February 23, 2018
  • March 23, 2018
  • April 27, 2018
  • May 25, 2018
  • June 29, 2018
  • July 27, 2018
  • August 31, 2018
  • September 28, 2018
  • October 26, 2018
  • November 30, 2018
  • December 21, 2018

MOTIONS (SHORT & LONG)

  • Civil motions of ONE hour or less are heard every Wednesday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m.  There will be NO MOTIONS May 2, 3, June 6, 7, November 7, 8, and December 27, 2018.
  • Motions over 1 hour must be scheduled to a Thursday at 2:30 p.m. and will be adjourned on consent to a running list any week to be called on short notice from the Trial Coordinator.
  • Confirmations required, 3 days prior for Civil & 2 days prior for Family, by 2:00 p.m. Factums are required.

ESTREAT COURTS

  • February 22, 2018
  • May 1, 2018
  • August 8, 2018
  • November 6, 2018

 

2018

Divisional Court Sittings: CENTRAL SOUTH REGION

One week commencing Monday Feb 5, 2018
One week commencing Monday June 4, 2018
One week commencing Monday October 29, 2018

 


Administrative Procedures:

Administrative Procedures Manual for Central South Region


Practice Directions:

For an up-to-date list of SCJ Practice Directions for Central South, click HERE.

NEW - Provincial Practice Direction Regarding Criminal Proceedings

NEW - New Non-Resident Speculation Tax - Implication for Real Estate Lawyers

Memo to Counsel in Infant Settlement Matters - March 2016

Memo to Counsel: Amendment to CAS Appeals - March 2016

Memo to Counsel:  All Counsel in Family Law Matters - March 2011

Family Law Case Conferences - April 18, 2007

Civil and Family Law Sittings at Kitchener - October 2007

New Notices to the Profession & Practice Forms - November 2003