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Provincial Offences Court

The Provincial Offences Court provides for the administration, prosecution and courtroom to handle charges laid under the Provincial Offences Act.

These charges include Highway Traffic Act charges, Liquor Licence Act charges, Municipal By-laws, Ministry of Natural Resources and Ministry of Transportation Charges.

Payments

  • By phone at 519.352.8484
  • With a major credit card
  • On the web http://www.paytickets.ca
  • Any Provincial Offences Court in Ontario
  • Any Municipal Office location in Chatham-Kent

Hours of Operation

  • Monday to Friday 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM (excluding holidays)
  • Court Proceedings – Tuesday and Wednesday 10:00 AM
  • Walk-in Guilty Pleas – Wednesday 9:00 AM (excluding holidays and municipal court closures), it is recommended to call in advance.

Court Closures

Stat Holidays
March 25th - 27th (Easter weekend)
May 23rd (Victoria Day)
July 1st (Canada Day)
August 1st (Civic Holiday)
September 5th (Labour Day)
October 10th (Thanksgiving Day)
November 11th (Remembrance Day)
December 26th (Boxing Day)

Holiday Court Closures
December 26th - CLOSED
December 27th - CLOSED

Judicial Conference Court Closures
February 16th - 19th
April 11th - April 15th
April 22nd
May 2nd - May 6th
July 4th
July 29th 
August 2nd - 5th
September 6th
September 28th - 30th
November 8th - 10th
December 23rd
December 28th - 30th

Rules

During courtroom proceedings, the following rules must be followed:

  • No hats or sunglasses
  • No food or drink
  • No cell phones or pagers
  • No newspapers or magazines
  • Appropriate attires
  • Address the presiding Justice of the Peace as “Your Worship"

Trial Co-ordination

  • Trial options and re-opening are addressed in our Frequently Asked Questions
  • Request disclosure or schedule a resolution meeting - Case Management - 519. 352.6736 Ext. 4020
  • For Part 3 disclosure and Part 3 resolution - Crown’s Office - 519.355.2240
  • Trial Interpreter - 519.352.8484

Transcripts

Cost

  • $4.30 per page of original transcript
  • $0.55 per page for additional copies

Note: A $50.00 deposit is required at the time the transcript is ordered and any outstanding balance must be paid before the transcript is released.

Contact Information – 519.352.8484 Ext. 4011

Suspensions & Appeals

See Frequently Asked Questions

Collections

Geoff Beckett - 519.352.8484   geoffb@chatham-kent.ca 

Complaint Process

We are committed to delivering excellent service to everyone using the Provincial Offenses Court. To ensure that we are providing excellent service, we would like to hear from you if in your opinion this standard was not provided. You can voice your complaint regarding specific issues as follows:

If you have a complaint that concerns the administration at Provincial Offences Court, please contact the Manager Provincial Offenses by using one of the following methods to voice your complaint:

Manager Provincial Offenses Court, Chatham-Kent
21633 Communication Rd
RR#5
Blenheim, Ont N0P 1A0


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    Contact Information
    Provincial Offences Court
    21633 Communication Road, RR# 5
    Blenheim, ON N0P 1A0
    Phone:
    519.352.8484
    Fax:
    519.352.7979
    Contact Information
     
    Provincial Offences Court
    21633 Communication Road, RR# 5
    Blenheim, ON N0P 1A0
    Phone:
    519.352.8484
    Fax:
    519.352.7979
    Contact Information
    Provincial Offences Court
    21633 Communication Road, RR# 5
    Blenheim, ON N0P 1A0
    Phone:
    519.352.8484
    Fax:
    519.352.7979
    Contact Information
    Provincial Offences Court
    21633 Communication Road, RR# 5
    Blenheim, ON N0P 1A0
    Phone:
    519.352.8484
    Fax:
    519.352.7979


    Last updated:
    Tuesday, October 25, 2016
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