Contact Info & Processes

Phone: 519-352-8484
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm (excluding holidays) 
Court Proceedings: Tuesday and Wednesday, 10:00 am
Walk-in guilty pleas: Wednesday, 9:00 am

Court Appearance Options

For all Part I tickets:  These are tickets which have a set fine and you have the option to voluntarily pay the ticket;  request a meeting with the prosecutor; or request a trial.  If you choose a meeting with the prosecutor or a trial, you then have the option to choose to attend via Zoom or in-person.  If you do not make a choice as to appearance mode, the default will be in-person.

Summons:  If you received a summons which stipulates a date and time that you must appear before the court, you have the option to appear via Zoom or in-person.  After the first appearance you and the court will determine appearance options moving forward.

Zoom Information

All TRIALS must be by video.

Log in: 
Meeting ID: 989 5487 1822
Passcode: 166021

First Appearances and Non-Trial matters

Phone (toll-free): 1-855-703-8985
Meeting ID: 989 5487 1822#
Participant Code: #
Passcode: 166021#


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 attire
  • Address the presiding Justice of the Peace as "Your Worship"

Trial Co-ordination

  • Trial options and re-opening applications are addressed in our Frequently Asked Questions.
  • Request for disclosure or to schedule a resolution meeting - Case Management: 519-352-6736 x 4020 
  • For Part 3 disclosure and Part 3 resolution - Crown's Office: 519-355-2240
  • Trial Interpreter: 519-352-8484

Transcript Cost

  • $4.30 per page of the 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 the Court Reporter at 519-352-8484 x 4011.


Geoff Beckett
Phone: 519-352-8484 x 4017

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. You can voice your complaint to the Manager of Provincial Offences by:

Phone: 519-352-8484
Fax: 519-352-7979
Mail: Manager Provincial Offences Court, Chatham-Kent, 21633 Communication Rd, RR#5, Blenheim, ON N0P 1A0