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Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General

Site: Peterborough - Simcoe St

Service: Ontario Court of Justice and Superior Court of Justice - Peterborough Office

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Record #: PET2017 Last Modified: 28 Aug 2014 Last Full Update: 19 Jun 2014
Location, Telephone & Internet
Office PhoneOntario Court of Justice (criminal proceedings): 705-876-3846 
Ontario Court of Justice Trial Coordinator's Office: 1-866-311-1511 
 
Superior Court of Justice (filing/administration): 705-876-3816 
Superior Court of Justice Trial Coordinator's Office: 1-800-788-0977 
 
Family Court Office (at County Courthouse, 470 Water St ): 705-876-3815 
Fax705-876-3838
Websitewww.ontariocourts.ca/scj/en/
LocationPeterborough
Address & Map
70 Simcoe St
Peterborough, ON K9H 7G9
IntersectionSimcoe St - Water St
Description & Services
DescriptionThese are official courts that determine legal remedies according to the laws of Ontario and Canada. They are composed of provincially appointed Judges and Justices of the Peace.  
- Justices of the Peace have jurisdiction with respect to provincial offences, bail hearings, and search warrants. 
- Judges have jurisdiction over a wide range of family law cases (such as child protection, custody, access, support, and adoption) as well as the majority of criminal charges laid within the Ontario. 
HoursOffice: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm 
Courts generally start at 9 am or 9:30 am and run until all business is finished, which might be as late as 5:30 or 6 pm.
DatesYear round
Areas ServedPeterborough ; Peterborough (County of)
LanguagesEnglish
FeesService - vary
Other Details
Legal Status(30) Provincial Government ; (40) Federal Government
AccessibilityFully Accessible