Find out what to do if you get a parking ticket or tickets for provincial offences like speeding or running a red light, tickets related to animal, pet or business licencing offences.
The Provincial Offences Court at 950 Burnhamthorpe Road West is open for admin functions only, including filing for a trial date, early resolution date or screening appointment, paying a penalty notice or provincial offence certificate, applying for the reopening of a case, or extension of time to pay, and general inquiries.
You must physically distance and wear a face mask or face covering
in the building.
All Provincial Offences Act (POA)
matters scheduled from March 16, 2020 to October 16, 2020 will be adjourned and rescheduled to a later date. If you have a matter scheduled during this time, do not attend court. This applies to all POA courts in Ontario. A notice of your new court date will be sent to you by mail to the address on file with the court.
In accordance with section 85 of the POA
, the Chief Justice of the Ontario Court of Justice has extended most timelines
until December 1, 2020.
If you received an ticket after March 1, 2020, you have until December 1, 2020 to perform one of the options set out on the back of the ticket. If you don’t respond by December 1, 2020 you may be deemed not to dispute the charge and a Justice may enter a conviction for the offence.
Information about court proceedings at the Ontario Court of Justice can be found on the Court’s website