Alert Update – October 22, 2014, 10:45 p.m.

Ottawa Police Services announced at 8:25 p.m. that the safety perimeter in downtown Ottawa has been lifted. The ongoing police investigation in the downtown core has determined that there no longer exists a threat to public safety in the area. All services at the Ottawa Courthouse and other ministry offices will be operational on Thursday, October 23, 2014.


Jury Duty

 
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Have you received a jury questionnaire in the mail? Find out more about the jury process.
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Justice on Target

 
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The Justice on Target strategy is driving innovation, collaboration and change in Ontario's criminal courts while reducing the average number of appearances and days needed to complete a criminal case.
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Court Addresses

 
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An interactive tool to help you find the location of your nearest courthouse, types of court held at that location, contact information, directions and available accessibility features.
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Spotlight: Victim Services AwardsAttorney General's Victim Services Awards of Distinction
Fourteen individuals and five organizations received the Attorney General’s Victim Services Awards of Distinction for 2014.


Spotlight: Financial Compensation

Important Information for Former Residents of Huronia, Rideau and Southwestern Regional Centres and Their Families
If you are a former resident of the Huronia, Rideau or Southwestern Regional Centres you may be eligible to apply for financial compensation. For details, please read the following information.


Spotlight: Civil Marriage in OntarioApplications for divorce under the federal Civil Marriage Act
On an interim basis, Civil Marriage Act divorce applications for non-residents married in Ontario will be accepted at any family counter of the Superior Court of Justice. Learn more