Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General, Court Services

Site: Toronto Region

Contact Information
Office Phone 416-326-4249
Fax 416-326-2073
Website www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto Downtown Central
Address & Map
700 Bay St, Ste 1601
Toronto, ON M5G 1Z6
 
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Intersection Bay St and Gerrard St W
Physical Access Elevator with braille and voice/tone features ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Wheelchair accessible washroom, assistance needed with door ; Wheelchair accessible automatic side entrance -- Gerrard St
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name MAG ; Ministry of the Attorney General ; Ontario Court of Justice ; Superior Court of Justice
Agency Information
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Primary Executive Beverly Leonard, Director of Court Operations
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Superior Court of Justice -- responsible for all jury trials and civil cases, some family cases (including divorce, custody, support and property division), some criminal trials (generally of a more serious nature), some appeals

Ontario Court of Justice -- responsible for most criminal trials, all bail and preliminary hearings, young offenders, provincial offences, and some family cases (including adoption, support and custody, and child protection)

Family Court intake personnel available for referral and to assist in preparing court applications and documents 416-327-2064 * mediation program for custody and access issues 416-314-1361 * certified copies of court orders including divorce decrees 416-327-5440 (Civil), 416-327-2064 (Family)

Class Proceedings Act allows individuals to bring lawsuits on their own behalf and on behalf of other persons who have suffered a similar wrong, including infringement of Charter rights * representative plaintiff must have a lawyer -- contingency fee arrangements permitted, or may apply for funding from Class Proceedings Committee of the Law Foundation of Ontario, 416-598-1550

Court Interpretation Unit -- over 100 spoken languages, American Sign Language (ASL) and Langue des signes du Quebec (LSQ) * 720 Bay St, 3rd Flr, 416-326-6500, mag.interpreterservices@ontario.ca

See branch records for Court locations
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Toronto
Languages English ; French ; courtroom interpreters available in over 100 languages -- arrange in advance
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Alternative Dispute Resolution ~ Divorce/Custody/Support Issues ; Categorical Program Administrative Units ~ Legal Issues ; Certificates/Forms Assistance ~ Divorce/Custody/Support Issues ; Civil Division of Provincial/Territorial Court ; Class Action Litigation ; Court Records ; Criminal Division of Provincial/Territorial Court ; Divorce Records ; Family Division of Provincial/Territorial Court ; Interpretation/Translation ~ Hearing Loss ~ Legal Issues ; Interpretation/Translation ~ Legal Issues ; Provincial/Territorial Superior Courts ; Youth Division of Provincial/Territorial Court

Agency Overview


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