COVID-19 NOTICES

MESSAGE FROM CHIEF JUSTICE TRACEY L. CLEMENTS

In mid- March 2020, the Supreme Court of Prince Edward Island suspended regular operations due to the COVID-19 pandemic. While the court remained accessible, for a period of time, the court heard only urgent, emergency or essential matters.  The court gradually resumed regular operations, consistent with directions from the Chief Public Health Office.  While the court is fully operational, modifications continue, including increased reliance on technology as well as protocols associated with in-person hearings.  Questions regarding the court's directions and protocols may be directed to the Supreme Court Trial Coordinator, Shelley Young Brennan at SDYOUNG@gov.pe.ca or 902-368-6023, or the Prothonotary and Registrar Karen Rose at karenrose@gov.pe.ca or 902-368-6669.
 
Counsel and the parties are encouraged to review the various notices below and practice directions related to COVID-19.  

NOTICES OF THE SUPREME COURT

February 19, 2021 - update on court access

December 7, 2020 -  update on court operations

November 24, 2020 - masks

June 19, 2020 - hearing directives

June 3, 2020 - expansion and resumption of court operations

May 12, 2020 - expansion of court operations

April 7, 2020 - update on court operations

March 24, 2020 - update on court operations

March 18, 2020 - update on court operations

March 16, 2020 - suspension of regular court operations

NOTICES FROM THE PROTHONOTARY AND REGISTRAR/ RELATED NOTICES

March 19, 2021 - Supreme Court matters in Summerside

October 6, 2020 -update on court filings

August 6, 2020 - update on location of Summerside matters

June 29, 2020 - location of Summerside matters

June 1, 2020 - miscellaneous matters

May 14, 2020 - Director of Child Protection Matters (required if pre-application conference)

April 20, 2020 - filings and triage process

April 1, 2020 - filings, triage process and related matters

March 30, 2020 - E-Transfer Payment Instructions

March 20, 2020 - filings and related matters

March 20, 2020- Notice - Sheriff Services Writ Process

Practice Note 46 - court filings

Request to File Electronically - Form (fillable)

Request to File Electronically - Form