January 5, 2023

Court of Appeal Edmonton Operations for Jan. 5 and 6, 2023

Further to the Jan. 4, 2023 announcement regarding limited operations, the South Tower of the Edmonton Law Courts remains closed due to a power outage.  


All Court of Appeal three-judge panel Edmonton hearings scheduled for Jan. 5 and 6, 2023 will proceed virtually. Counsel and self-represented parties will receive information from the Registry on how to connect to the hearings. Members of the media and public may view the hearings by clicking on the "View Hearing" link for the proceeding that is included on the hearing lists available here.

All single judge matters will continue to be heard electronically in accordance with the April 20, 2022 Notice to the Profession and Public.

Resources for Virtual Hearings

Resources on attending virtual hearings for counsel, self-represented litigants, members of the public and media are available on the Court’s website.


Registry counters in Edmonton will be closed on Jan. 5 and 6. Documents can continue to be electronically filed via CAMS. Documents will be reviewed and processed in the usual course.

Calgary Operations

Calgary operations are unaffected. The Registry counter in Calgary remains open, and hearings in Calgary will proceed as scheduled.


Calgary Registry – [email protected] or 403.297.2206

Edmonton Registry – [email protected] or 403.297.2206

Court of King's Bench Announcement

Edmonton Law Courts - Power Outage Update - Sittings for Jan. 5, 2023

Due to the continued power outage, the South Tower of the Edmonton Law Courts will remain closed on Jan. 5, 2023. As this is a developing situation, counsel and parties with matters scheduled to proceed the weeks of Jan. 3 and Jan. 9, 2023 are advised to continue to monitor the Court of King’s Bench website for further updates.

Urgent Matters Chambers and Emergency Protection Order Reviews scheduled for Jan. 5, 2023 will be dealt with by a King’s Bench Justice sitting at the North (Provincial Court) Tower, in Courtroom 357.

Read the full announcement to see how all other matters scheduled for appearances on Jan. 5, 2023 will be dealt with.

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