Provincial Court of Alberta

Date Update Source
May 13, 2020

The COVID-19 Staged Resumption of Court Operations - Part 1 covers the period May 25th through to and including July 3rd, 2020 and outlines the Court’s operations for that time period.


Part 1 provides updates for the following: operating court locations; civil matters; criminal matters (adult); family and child protection; self-represented litigants in family law matters; emergency protection orders; youth; traffic, ticket, by-law provincial offences and inquiries, and case management offices.
April 30, 2020 Edmonton Pilot of Virtual Judicial Authorizations using secure transmission from Edmonton Area Law Enforcement Agencies (LEAs). The Remote Warrant Pilot Project commenced this week in Edmonton. As of Thursday, April 30, 23 applications had been completed and it is expected that the volume will increase as familiarity with the new process increases. The Court is monitoring the project closely and remains in close contact with LEAs to identify any issues.