Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta

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Civil Court
Civil Court
Currency date
January 25, 2021
Jurisdiction
Alberta
E-filing requirement level
Strongly encouraged
Explanatory web page
https://albertacourts.ca/qb/areas-of-law/civilhttps://albertacourts.ca/qb/areas-of-law/civil
Last amended
December 18, 2020
Rule Basis (citation)

Unavailable

Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted

All

Acceptable format(s)

PDF

Acceptable formats - additional info

PDFs must have Optical Character Recognition enabled

Electronic signatures accepted?
Unavailable
Signatures - additional info

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Submission method
  • Email
Submission method - additional info

Contacts for email filing:


Peace River: QBfiling.PeaceRiver@just.gov.ab.ca

Fort McMurray: QBfiling.FortMcMurray@just.gov.ab.ca

Grande Prairie: QBfiling.GrandePrairie@just.gov.ab.ca

St. Paul: QBfiling.StPaul@just.gov.ab.ca

Edmonton: QBfiling.Edmonton@just.gov.ab.ca

Wetaskiwin: QBfiling.Wetaskiwin@just.gov.ab.ca

Red Deer: QBfiling.RedDeer@just.gov.ab.ca

Calgary: QBfiling.Calgary@just.gov.ab.ca

Lethbridge: QBfiling.Lethbridge@just.gov.ab.ca

Medicine Hat: QBfiling.MedicineHat@just.gov.ab.ca

Drumheller: QBfiling.Drumheller@just.gov.ab.ca

Attachment size limit

100MB

Submission instructions

Effective December 11, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined on this page is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.


IMPORTANT:

For clarity with regards to the email naming convention, please ensure that a space precedes and follows all dashes.

If your email is a follow up, please indicate FOLLOW UP at the beginning of the subject line.

Once you file a document, through email or at a courthouse, you cannot change it. You may need to take legal steps to make any changes or corrections. Retracting your email will not work.

If you would like to add any identifying indicators for your file number, please include them at the end, enclosed in square brackets [  ].

If your document is rejected, please resubmit your filing with all documentation again, this includes your email request form. Your document will be filed for the date it is resubmitted.

If you file your document(s) outside regular business hours, it will be considered filed on the next business day.

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

Paper copies required?
No
Paper copies - additional info

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Additional information

Effective September 1st, the court will no longer accept filing by fax.

In addition to regular filing fees, there is a $1.00 per page fee when filing documents by email, capped at $20.00 until June 30, 2021

Only parties with an existing charge account agreement are permitted to file documents by email. If you are interested in opening a charge account agreement for email filing, please direct inquiries to:

  • Calgary: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Drumheller: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Edmonton: edmontonqb.faxfiling@gov.ab.ca (Ivan Guiterrez)
  • Fort McMurray: michelle.reagen@gov.ab.ca (Michelle Reagen)
  • Grand Prairie: pauline.frank@gov.ab.ca (Pauline Frank)
  • Lethbridge: Bookings.Lethbridge@gov.ab.ca (Darla Hartigan)
  • Medicine Hat: sara.clark@gov.ab.ca (Sara Clark)
  • Peace River peaq@just.gov.ab.ca: (Shelley Shumik)
  • Red Deer: kimberly.bishop@gov.ab.ca (Kimberly Bishop)
  • St. Paul: terry.chamberland@gov.ab.ca (Terry Chamberland)
  • Wetaskiwin: laurisa.vogt@gov.ab.ca (Laurisa Vogt)

A schedule of filing fees for matters in the Court of Queen's bench is available here.

Criminal Court
Criminal Court
Currency date
January 25, 2021
Jurisdiction
Alberta
E-filing requirement level
Strongly encouraged
Explanatory web page
https://albertacourts.ca/qb/areas-of-law/criminalhttps://albertacourts.ca/qb/areas-of-law/criminal
Last amended
December 14, 2020
Rule Basis (citation)

Unavailable

Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted

All

Acceptable format(s)

PDF

Acceptable formats - additional info

PDFs must have Optical Character Recognition enabled

Electronic signatures accepted?
Unavailable
Signatures - additional info

---

Submission method
  • Email
Submission method - additional info

Contacts for email filing:


Peace River: QBfiling.PeaceRiver@just.gov.ab.ca

Fort McMurray: QBfiling.FortMcMurray@just.gov.ab.ca

Grande Prairie: QBfiling.GrandePrairie@just.gov.ab.ca

St. Paul: QBfiling.StPaul@just.gov.ab.ca

Edmonton: QBfiling.Edmonton@just.gov.ab.ca

Wetaskiwin: QBfiling.Wetaskiwin@just.gov.ab.ca

Red Deer: QBfiling.RedDeer@just.gov.ab.ca

Calgary: QBfiling.Calgary@just.gov.ab.ca

Lethbridge: QBfiling.Lethbridge@just.gov.ab.ca

Medicine Hat: QBfiling.MedicineHat@just.gov.ab.ca

Drumheller: QBfiling.Drumheller@just.gov.ab.ca

Attachment size limit

100MB

Submission instructions


Effective December 11, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined on this page is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.


IMPORTANT:

For clarity with regards to the email naming convention, please ensure that a space precedes and follows all dashes.

If your email is a follow up, please indicate FOLLOW UP at the beginning of the subject line.

Once you file a document, through email or at a courthouse, you cannot change it. You may need to take legal steps to make any changes or corrections. Retracting your email will not work.

If you would like to add any identifying indicators for your file number, please include them at the end, enclosed in square brackets [  ].

If your document is rejected, please resubmit your filing with all documentation again, this includes your email request form. Your document will be filed for the date it is resubmitted.

If you file your document(s) outside regular business hours, it will be considered filed on the next business day.

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

Paper copies required?
No
Paper copies - additional info

---

Additional information

Effective September 1st, the court will no longer accept filing by fax.

In addition to regular filing fees, there is a $1.00 per page fee when filing documents by email, capped at $20.00 until June 30, 2021

Only parties with an existing charge account agreement are permitted to file documents by email. If you are interested in opening a charge account agreement for email filing, please direct inquiries to:

  • Calgary: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Drumheller: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Edmonton: edmontonqb.faxfiling@gov.ab.ca (Ivan Guiterrez)
  • Fort McMurray: michelle.reagen@gov.ab.ca (Michelle Reagen)
  • Grand Prairie: pauline.frank@gov.ab.ca (Pauline Frank)
  • Lethbridge: Bookings.Lethbridge@gov.ab.ca (Darla Hartigan)
  • Medicine Hat: sara.clark@gov.ab.ca (Sara Clark)
  • Peace River peaq@just.gov.ab.ca: (Shelley Shumik)
  • Red Deer: kimberly.bishop@gov.ab.ca (Kimberly Bishop)
  • St. Paul: terry.chamberland@gov.ab.ca (Terry Chamberland)
  • Wetaskiwin: laurisa.vogt@gov.ab.ca (Laurisa Vogt)

A schedule of filing fees for matters in the Court of Queen's bench is available here.

Family Court
Family Court
Currency date
January 25, 2021
Jurisdiction
Alberta
E-filing requirement level
Strongly encouraged
Explanatory web page
https://albertacourts.ca/qb/areas-of-law/familyhttps://albertacourts.ca/qb/areas-of-law/family
Last amended
December 18, 2020
Rule Basis (citation)

Unavailable

Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted

All

Acceptable format(s)

PDF

Acceptable formats - additional info

PDFs must have Optical Character Recognition enabled

Electronic signatures accepted?
Unavailable
Signatures - additional info

---

Submission method
  • Email
Submission method - additional info

Contacts for email filing:


Peace River: QBfiling.PeaceRiver@just.gov.ab.ca

Fort McMurray: QBfiling.FortMcMurray@just.gov.ab.ca

Grande Prairie: QBfiling.GrandePrairie@just.gov.ab.ca

St. Paul: QBfiling.StPaul@just.gov.ab.ca

Edmonton: QBfiling.Edmonton@just.gov.ab.ca

Wetaskiwin: QBfiling.Wetaskiwin@just.gov.ab.ca

Red Deer: QBfiling.RedDeer@just.gov.ab.ca

Calgary: QBfiling.Calgary@just.gov.ab.ca

Lethbridge: QBfiling.Lethbridge@just.gov.ab.ca

Medicine Hat: QBfiling.MedicineHat@just.gov.ab.ca

Drumheller: QBfiling.Drumheller@just.gov.ab.ca

Attachment size limit

100MB

Submission instructions

Effective December 11, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined on this page is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.


IMPORTANT:

For clarity with regards to the email naming convention, please ensure that a space precedes and follows all dashes.

If your email is a follow up, please indicate FOLLOW UP at the beginning of the subject line.

Once you file a document, through email or at a courthouse, you cannot change it. You may need to take legal steps to make any changes or corrections. Retracting your email will not work.

If you would like to add any identifying indicators for your file number, please include them at the end, enclosed in square brackets [  ].

If your document is rejected, please resubmit your filing with all documentation again, this includes your email request form. Your document will be filed for the date it is resubmitted.

If you file your document(s) outside regular business hours, it will be considered filed on the next business day.

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

Paper copies required?
No
Paper copies - additional info

---

Additional information

Effective September 1st, the court will no longer accept filing by fax.

In addition to regular filing fees, there is a $1.00 per page fee when filing documents by email, capped at $20.00 until June 30, 2021

Only parties with an existing charge account agreement are permitted to file documents by email. If you are interested in opening a charge account agreement for email filing, please direct inquiries to:

  • Calgary: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Drumheller: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Edmonton: edmontonqb.faxfiling@gov.ab.ca (Ivan Guiterrez)
  • Fort McMurray: michelle.reagen@gov.ab.ca (Michelle Reagen)
  • Grand Prairie: pauline.frank@gov.ab.ca (Pauline Frank)
  • Lethbridge: Bookings.Lethbridge@gov.ab.ca (Darla Hartigan)
  • Medicine Hat: sara.clark@gov.ab.ca (Sara Clark)
  • Peace River peaq@just.gov.ab.ca: (Shelley Shumik)
  • Red Deer: kimberly.bishop@gov.ab.ca (Kimberly Bishop)
  • St. Paul: terry.chamberland@gov.ab.ca (Terry Chamberland)
  • Wetaskiwin: laurisa.vogt@gov.ab.ca (Laurisa Vogt)

A schedule of filing fees for matters in the Court of Queen's bench is available here.

Commercial List
Commercial List
Currency date
January 25, 2021
Jurisdiction
Alberta
E-filing requirement level
Strongly encouraged
Explanatory web page
https://albertacourts.ca/qb/areas-of-law/commercialhttps://albertacourts.ca/qb/areas-of-law/commercial
Last amended
December 21, 2020
Rule Basis (citation)

Unavailable

Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted

All

Acceptable format(s)

PDF

Acceptable formats - additional info

PDFs must have Optical Character Recognition enabled.

Electronic signatures accepted?
Unavailable
Signatures - additional info

---

Submission method
  • Email
Submission method - additional info

Contacts for email filing:


Peace River: QBfiling.PeaceRiver@just.gov.ab.ca

Fort McMurray: QBfiling.FortMcMurray@just.gov.ab.ca

Grande Prairie: QBfiling.GrandePrairie@just.gov.ab.ca

St. Paul: QBfiling.StPaul@just.gov.ab.ca

Edmonton: QBfiling.Edmonton@just.gov.ab.ca

Wetaskiwin: QBfiling.Wetaskiwin@just.gov.ab.ca

Red Deer: QBfiling.RedDeer@just.gov.ab.ca

Calgary: QBfiling.Calgary@just.gov.ab.ca

Lethbridge: QBfiling.Lethbridge@just.gov.ab.ca

Medicine Hat: QBfiling.MedicineHat@just.gov.ab.ca

Drumheller: QBfiling.Drumheller@just.gov.ab.ca


Attachment size limit

Unavailable

Submission instructions

Effective December 11, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined on this page is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.


IMPORTANT:

For clarity with regards to the email naming convention, please ensure that a space precedes and follows all dashes.

If your email is a follow up, please indicate FOLLOW UP at the beginning of the subject line.

Once you file a document, through email or at a courthouse, you cannot change it. You may need to take legal steps to make any changes or corrections. Retracting your email will not work.

If you would like to add any identifying indicators for your file number, please include them at the end, enclosed in square brackets [  ].

If your document is rejected, please resubmit your filing with all documentation again, this includes your email request form. Your document will be filed for the date it is resubmitted.

If you file your document(s) outside regular business hours, it will be considered filed on the next business day.

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

Paper copies required?
No
Paper copies - additional info

---

Additional information

Effective September 1st, the court will no longer accept filing by fax.

In addition to regular filing fees, there is a $1.00 per page fee when filing documents by email, capped at $20.00 until June 30, 2021

Only parties with an existing charge account agreement are permitted to file documents by email. If you are interested in opening a charge account agreement for email filing, please direct inquiries to:

  • Calgary: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Drumheller: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Edmonton: edmontonqb.faxfiling@gov.ab.ca (Ivan Guiterrez)
  • Fort McMurray: michelle.reagen@gov.ab.ca (Michelle Reagen)
  • Grand Prairie: pauline.frank@gov.ab.ca (Pauline Frank)
  • Lethbridge: Bookings.Lethbridge@gov.ab.ca (Darla Hartigan)
  • Medicine Hat: sara.clark@gov.ab.ca (Sara Clark)
  • Peace River peaq@just.gov.ab.ca: (Shelley Shumik)
  • Red Deer: kimberly.bishop@gov.ab.ca (Kimberly Bishop)
  • St. Paul: terry.chamberland@gov.ab.ca (Terry Chamberland)
  • Wetaskiwin: laurisa.vogt@gov.ab.ca (Laurisa Vogt)

A schedule of filing fees for matters in the Court of Queen's bench is available here.

Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta (Civil Court)
Province
Alberta
E-filing requirement level
Strongly encouraged
Explanatory web page
https://albertacourts.ca/qb/areas-of-law/civil
Last amended
December 18, 2020
Rule Basis (citation)

Unavailable

Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted

All

Acceptable format(s)

PDF

Acceptable formats - additional info

PDFs must have Optical Character Recognition enabled

Electronic signatures accepted?
Unavailable
Signatures - additional info

---

Submission method
  • Email
Submission method - additional info

Contacts for email filing:


Peace River: QBfiling.PeaceRiver@just.gov.ab.ca

Fort McMurray: QBfiling.FortMcMurray@just.gov.ab.ca

Grande Prairie: QBfiling.GrandePrairie@just.gov.ab.ca

St. Paul: QBfiling.StPaul@just.gov.ab.ca

Edmonton: QBfiling.Edmonton@just.gov.ab.ca

Wetaskiwin: QBfiling.Wetaskiwin@just.gov.ab.ca

Red Deer: QBfiling.RedDeer@just.gov.ab.ca

Calgary: QBfiling.Calgary@just.gov.ab.ca

Lethbridge: QBfiling.Lethbridge@just.gov.ab.ca

Medicine Hat: QBfiling.MedicineHat@just.gov.ab.ca

Drumheller: QBfiling.Drumheller@just.gov.ab.ca

Attachment size limit

100MB

Submission instructions

Effective December 11, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined on this page is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.


IMPORTANT:

For clarity with regards to the email naming convention, please ensure that a space precedes and follows all dashes.

If your email is a follow up, please indicate FOLLOW UP at the beginning of the subject line.

Once you file a document, through email or at a courthouse, you cannot change it. You may need to take legal steps to make any changes or corrections. Retracting your email will not work.

If you would like to add any identifying indicators for your file number, please include them at the end, enclosed in square brackets [  ].

If your document is rejected, please resubmit your filing with all documentation again, this includes your email request form. Your document will be filed for the date it is resubmitted.

If you file your document(s) outside regular business hours, it will be considered filed on the next business day.

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

Paper copies required?
No
Paper copies - additional info

---

Additional information

Effective September 1st, the court will no longer accept filing by fax.

In addition to regular filing fees, there is a $1.00 per page fee when filing documents by email, capped at $20.00 until June 30, 2021

Only parties with an existing charge account agreement are permitted to file documents by email. If you are interested in opening a charge account agreement for email filing, please direct inquiries to:

  • Calgary: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Drumheller: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Edmonton: edmontonqb.faxfiling@gov.ab.ca (Ivan Guiterrez)
  • Fort McMurray: michelle.reagen@gov.ab.ca (Michelle Reagen)
  • Grand Prairie: pauline.frank@gov.ab.ca (Pauline Frank)
  • Lethbridge: Bookings.Lethbridge@gov.ab.ca (Darla Hartigan)
  • Medicine Hat: sara.clark@gov.ab.ca (Sara Clark)
  • Peace River peaq@just.gov.ab.ca: (Shelley Shumik)
  • Red Deer: kimberly.bishop@gov.ab.ca (Kimberly Bishop)
  • St. Paul: terry.chamberland@gov.ab.ca (Terry Chamberland)
  • Wetaskiwin: laurisa.vogt@gov.ab.ca (Laurisa Vogt)

A schedule of filing fees for matters in the Court of Queen's bench is available here.

Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta (Criminal Court)
Province
Alberta
E-filing requirement level
Strongly encouraged
Explanatory web page
https://albertacourts.ca/qb/areas-of-law/criminal
Last amended
December 14, 2020
Rule Basis (citation)

Unavailable

Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted

All

Acceptable format(s)

PDF

Acceptable formats - additional info

PDFs must have Optical Character Recognition enabled

Electronic signatures accepted?
Unavailable
Signatures - additional info

---

Submission method
  • Email
Submission method - additional info

Contacts for email filing:


Peace River: QBfiling.PeaceRiver@just.gov.ab.ca

Fort McMurray: QBfiling.FortMcMurray@just.gov.ab.ca

Grande Prairie: QBfiling.GrandePrairie@just.gov.ab.ca

St. Paul: QBfiling.StPaul@just.gov.ab.ca

Edmonton: QBfiling.Edmonton@just.gov.ab.ca

Wetaskiwin: QBfiling.Wetaskiwin@just.gov.ab.ca

Red Deer: QBfiling.RedDeer@just.gov.ab.ca

Calgary: QBfiling.Calgary@just.gov.ab.ca

Lethbridge: QBfiling.Lethbridge@just.gov.ab.ca

Medicine Hat: QBfiling.MedicineHat@just.gov.ab.ca

Drumheller: QBfiling.Drumheller@just.gov.ab.ca

Attachment size limit

100MB

Submission instructions


Effective December 11, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined on this page is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.


IMPORTANT:

For clarity with regards to the email naming convention, please ensure that a space precedes and follows all dashes.

If your email is a follow up, please indicate FOLLOW UP at the beginning of the subject line.

Once you file a document, through email or at a courthouse, you cannot change it. You may need to take legal steps to make any changes or corrections. Retracting your email will not work.

If you would like to add any identifying indicators for your file number, please include them at the end, enclosed in square brackets [  ].

If your document is rejected, please resubmit your filing with all documentation again, this includes your email request form. Your document will be filed for the date it is resubmitted.

If you file your document(s) outside regular business hours, it will be considered filed on the next business day.

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

Paper copies required?
No
Paper copies - additional info

---

Additional information

Effective September 1st, the court will no longer accept filing by fax.

In addition to regular filing fees, there is a $1.00 per page fee when filing documents by email, capped at $20.00 until June 30, 2021

Only parties with an existing charge account agreement are permitted to file documents by email. If you are interested in opening a charge account agreement for email filing, please direct inquiries to:

  • Calgary: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Drumheller: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Edmonton: edmontonqb.faxfiling@gov.ab.ca (Ivan Guiterrez)
  • Fort McMurray: michelle.reagen@gov.ab.ca (Michelle Reagen)
  • Grand Prairie: pauline.frank@gov.ab.ca (Pauline Frank)
  • Lethbridge: Bookings.Lethbridge@gov.ab.ca (Darla Hartigan)
  • Medicine Hat: sara.clark@gov.ab.ca (Sara Clark)
  • Peace River peaq@just.gov.ab.ca: (Shelley Shumik)
  • Red Deer: kimberly.bishop@gov.ab.ca (Kimberly Bishop)
  • St. Paul: terry.chamberland@gov.ab.ca (Terry Chamberland)
  • Wetaskiwin: laurisa.vogt@gov.ab.ca (Laurisa Vogt)

A schedule of filing fees for matters in the Court of Queen's bench is available here.

Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta (Family Court)
Province
Alberta
E-filing requirement level
Strongly encouraged
Explanatory web page
https://albertacourts.ca/qb/areas-of-law/family
Last amended
December 18, 2020
Rule Basis (citation)

Unavailable

Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted

All

Acceptable format(s)

PDF

Acceptable formats - additional info

PDFs must have Optical Character Recognition enabled

Electronic signatures accepted?
Unavailable
Signatures - additional info

---

Submission method
  • Email
Submission method - additional info

Contacts for email filing:


Peace River: QBfiling.PeaceRiver@just.gov.ab.ca

Fort McMurray: QBfiling.FortMcMurray@just.gov.ab.ca

Grande Prairie: QBfiling.GrandePrairie@just.gov.ab.ca

St. Paul: QBfiling.StPaul@just.gov.ab.ca

Edmonton: QBfiling.Edmonton@just.gov.ab.ca

Wetaskiwin: QBfiling.Wetaskiwin@just.gov.ab.ca

Red Deer: QBfiling.RedDeer@just.gov.ab.ca

Calgary: QBfiling.Calgary@just.gov.ab.ca

Lethbridge: QBfiling.Lethbridge@just.gov.ab.ca

Medicine Hat: QBfiling.MedicineHat@just.gov.ab.ca

Drumheller: QBfiling.Drumheller@just.gov.ab.ca

Attachment size limit

100MB

Submission instructions

Effective December 11, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined on this page is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.


IMPORTANT:

For clarity with regards to the email naming convention, please ensure that a space precedes and follows all dashes.

If your email is a follow up, please indicate FOLLOW UP at the beginning of the subject line.

Once you file a document, through email or at a courthouse, you cannot change it. You may need to take legal steps to make any changes or corrections. Retracting your email will not work.

If you would like to add any identifying indicators for your file number, please include them at the end, enclosed in square brackets [  ].

If your document is rejected, please resubmit your filing with all documentation again, this includes your email request form. Your document will be filed for the date it is resubmitted.

If you file your document(s) outside regular business hours, it will be considered filed on the next business day.

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

Paper copies required?
No
Paper copies - additional info

---

Additional information

Effective September 1st, the court will no longer accept filing by fax.

In addition to regular filing fees, there is a $1.00 per page fee when filing documents by email, capped at $20.00 until June 30, 2021

Only parties with an existing charge account agreement are permitted to file documents by email. If you are interested in opening a charge account agreement for email filing, please direct inquiries to:

  • Calgary: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Drumheller: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Edmonton: edmontonqb.faxfiling@gov.ab.ca (Ivan Guiterrez)
  • Fort McMurray: michelle.reagen@gov.ab.ca (Michelle Reagen)
  • Grand Prairie: pauline.frank@gov.ab.ca (Pauline Frank)
  • Lethbridge: Bookings.Lethbridge@gov.ab.ca (Darla Hartigan)
  • Medicine Hat: sara.clark@gov.ab.ca (Sara Clark)
  • Peace River peaq@just.gov.ab.ca: (Shelley Shumik)
  • Red Deer: kimberly.bishop@gov.ab.ca (Kimberly Bishop)
  • St. Paul: terry.chamberland@gov.ab.ca (Terry Chamberland)
  • Wetaskiwin: laurisa.vogt@gov.ab.ca (Laurisa Vogt)

A schedule of filing fees for matters in the Court of Queen's bench is available here.

Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta (Commercial List)
Province
Alberta
E-filing requirement level
Strongly encouraged
Explanatory web page
https://albertacourts.ca/qb/areas-of-law/commercial
Last amended
December 21, 2020
Rule Basis (citation)

Unavailable

Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted

All

Acceptable format(s)

PDF

Acceptable formats - additional info

PDFs must have Optical Character Recognition enabled.

Electronic signatures accepted?
Unavailable
Signatures - additional info

---

Submission method
  • Email
Submission method - additional info

Contacts for email filing:


Peace River: QBfiling.PeaceRiver@just.gov.ab.ca

Fort McMurray: QBfiling.FortMcMurray@just.gov.ab.ca

Grande Prairie: QBfiling.GrandePrairie@just.gov.ab.ca

St. Paul: QBfiling.StPaul@just.gov.ab.ca

Edmonton: QBfiling.Edmonton@just.gov.ab.ca

Wetaskiwin: QBfiling.Wetaskiwin@just.gov.ab.ca

Red Deer: QBfiling.RedDeer@just.gov.ab.ca

Calgary: QBfiling.Calgary@just.gov.ab.ca

Lethbridge: QBfiling.Lethbridge@just.gov.ab.ca

Medicine Hat: QBfiling.MedicineHat@just.gov.ab.ca

Drumheller: QBfiling.Drumheller@just.gov.ab.ca


Attachment size limit

Unavailable

Submission instructions

Effective December 11, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined on this page is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.


IMPORTANT:

For clarity with regards to the email naming convention, please ensure that a space precedes and follows all dashes.

If your email is a follow up, please indicate FOLLOW UP at the beginning of the subject line.

Once you file a document, through email or at a courthouse, you cannot change it. You may need to take legal steps to make any changes or corrections. Retracting your email will not work.

If you would like to add any identifying indicators for your file number, please include them at the end, enclosed in square brackets [  ].

If your document is rejected, please resubmit your filing with all documentation again, this includes your email request form. Your document will be filed for the date it is resubmitted.

If you file your document(s) outside regular business hours, it will be considered filed on the next business day.

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

Paper copies required?
No
Paper copies - additional info

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Additional information

Effective September 1st, the court will no longer accept filing by fax.

In addition to regular filing fees, there is a $1.00 per page fee when filing documents by email, capped at $20.00 until June 30, 2021

Only parties with an existing charge account agreement are permitted to file documents by email. If you are interested in opening a charge account agreement for email filing, please direct inquiries to:

  • Calgary: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Drumheller: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Edmonton: edmontonqb.faxfiling@gov.ab.ca (Ivan Guiterrez)
  • Fort McMurray: michelle.reagen@gov.ab.ca (Michelle Reagen)
  • Grand Prairie: pauline.frank@gov.ab.ca (Pauline Frank)
  • Lethbridge: Bookings.Lethbridge@gov.ab.ca (Darla Hartigan)
  • Medicine Hat: sara.clark@gov.ab.ca (Sara Clark)
  • Peace River peaq@just.gov.ab.ca: (Shelley Shumik)
  • Red Deer: kimberly.bishop@gov.ab.ca (Kimberly Bishop)
  • St. Paul: terry.chamberland@gov.ab.ca (Terry Chamberland)
  • Wetaskiwin: laurisa.vogt@gov.ab.ca (Laurisa Vogt)

A schedule of filing fees for matters in the Court of Queen's bench is available here.

Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta (Civil Court)
Province
Alberta
E-filing requirement level
Strongly encouraged
Explanatory web page
https://albertacourts.ca/qb/areas-of-law/civil
Last amended
December 18, 2020
Rule Basis (citation)

Unavailable

Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted

All

Acceptable format(s)

PDF

Acceptable formats - additional info

PDFs must have Optical Character Recognition enabled

Electronic signatures accepted?
Unavailable
Signatures - additional info

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Submission method
  • Email
Submission method - additional info

Contacts for email filing:


Peace River: QBfiling.PeaceRiver@just.gov.ab.ca

Fort McMurray: QBfiling.FortMcMurray@just.gov.ab.ca

Grande Prairie: QBfiling.GrandePrairie@just.gov.ab.ca

St. Paul: QBfiling.StPaul@just.gov.ab.ca

Edmonton: QBfiling.Edmonton@just.gov.ab.ca

Wetaskiwin: QBfiling.Wetaskiwin@just.gov.ab.ca

Red Deer: QBfiling.RedDeer@just.gov.ab.ca

Calgary: QBfiling.Calgary@just.gov.ab.ca

Lethbridge: QBfiling.Lethbridge@just.gov.ab.ca

Medicine Hat: QBfiling.MedicineHat@just.gov.ab.ca

Drumheller: QBfiling.Drumheller@just.gov.ab.ca

Attachment size limit

100MB

Submission instructions

Effective December 11, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined on this page is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.


IMPORTANT:

For clarity with regards to the email naming convention, please ensure that a space precedes and follows all dashes.

If your email is a follow up, please indicate FOLLOW UP at the beginning of the subject line.

Once you file a document, through email or at a courthouse, you cannot change it. You may need to take legal steps to make any changes or corrections. Retracting your email will not work.

If you would like to add any identifying indicators for your file number, please include them at the end, enclosed in square brackets [  ].

If your document is rejected, please resubmit your filing with all documentation again, this includes your email request form. Your document will be filed for the date it is resubmitted.

If you file your document(s) outside regular business hours, it will be considered filed on the next business day.

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

Paper copies required?
No
Paper copies - additional info

---

Additional information

Effective September 1st, the court will no longer accept filing by fax.

In addition to regular filing fees, there is a $1.00 per page fee when filing documents by email, capped at $20.00 until June 30, 2021

Only parties with an existing charge account agreement are permitted to file documents by email. If you are interested in opening a charge account agreement for email filing, please direct inquiries to:

  • Calgary: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Drumheller: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Edmonton: edmontonqb.faxfiling@gov.ab.ca (Ivan Guiterrez)
  • Fort McMurray: michelle.reagen@gov.ab.ca (Michelle Reagen)
  • Grand Prairie: pauline.frank@gov.ab.ca (Pauline Frank)
  • Lethbridge: Bookings.Lethbridge@gov.ab.ca (Darla Hartigan)
  • Medicine Hat: sara.clark@gov.ab.ca (Sara Clark)
  • Peace River peaq@just.gov.ab.ca: (Shelley Shumik)
  • Red Deer: kimberly.bishop@gov.ab.ca (Kimberly Bishop)
  • St. Paul: terry.chamberland@gov.ab.ca (Terry Chamberland)
  • Wetaskiwin: laurisa.vogt@gov.ab.ca (Laurisa Vogt)

A schedule of filing fees for matters in the Court of Queen's bench is available here.

Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta (Criminal Court)
Province
Alberta
E-filing requirement level
Strongly encouraged
Explanatory web page
https://albertacourts.ca/qb/areas-of-law/criminal
Last amended
December 14, 2020
Rule Basis (citation)

Unavailable

Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted

All

Acceptable format(s)

PDF

Acceptable formats - additional info

PDFs must have Optical Character Recognition enabled

Electronic signatures accepted?
Unavailable
Signatures - additional info

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Submission method
  • Email
Submission method - additional info

Contacts for email filing:


Peace River: QBfiling.PeaceRiver@just.gov.ab.ca

Fort McMurray: QBfiling.FortMcMurray@just.gov.ab.ca

Grande Prairie: QBfiling.GrandePrairie@just.gov.ab.ca

St. Paul: QBfiling.StPaul@just.gov.ab.ca

Edmonton: QBfiling.Edmonton@just.gov.ab.ca

Wetaskiwin: QBfiling.Wetaskiwin@just.gov.ab.ca

Red Deer: QBfiling.RedDeer@just.gov.ab.ca

Calgary: QBfiling.Calgary@just.gov.ab.ca

Lethbridge: QBfiling.Lethbridge@just.gov.ab.ca

Medicine Hat: QBfiling.MedicineHat@just.gov.ab.ca

Drumheller: QBfiling.Drumheller@just.gov.ab.ca

Attachment size limit

100MB

Submission instructions


Effective December 11, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined on this page is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.


IMPORTANT:

For clarity with regards to the email naming convention, please ensure that a space precedes and follows all dashes.

If your email is a follow up, please indicate FOLLOW UP at the beginning of the subject line.

Once you file a document, through email or at a courthouse, you cannot change it. You may need to take legal steps to make any changes or corrections. Retracting your email will not work.

If you would like to add any identifying indicators for your file number, please include them at the end, enclosed in square brackets [  ].

If your document is rejected, please resubmit your filing with all documentation again, this includes your email request form. Your document will be filed for the date it is resubmitted.

If you file your document(s) outside regular business hours, it will be considered filed on the next business day.

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

Paper copies required?
No
Paper copies - additional info

---

Additional information

Effective September 1st, the court will no longer accept filing by fax.

In addition to regular filing fees, there is a $1.00 per page fee when filing documents by email, capped at $20.00 until June 30, 2021

Only parties with an existing charge account agreement are permitted to file documents by email. If you are interested in opening a charge account agreement for email filing, please direct inquiries to:

  • Calgary: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Drumheller: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Edmonton: edmontonqb.faxfiling@gov.ab.ca (Ivan Guiterrez)
  • Fort McMurray: michelle.reagen@gov.ab.ca (Michelle Reagen)
  • Grand Prairie: pauline.frank@gov.ab.ca (Pauline Frank)
  • Lethbridge: Bookings.Lethbridge@gov.ab.ca (Darla Hartigan)
  • Medicine Hat: sara.clark@gov.ab.ca (Sara Clark)
  • Peace River peaq@just.gov.ab.ca: (Shelley Shumik)
  • Red Deer: kimberly.bishop@gov.ab.ca (Kimberly Bishop)
  • St. Paul: terry.chamberland@gov.ab.ca (Terry Chamberland)
  • Wetaskiwin: laurisa.vogt@gov.ab.ca (Laurisa Vogt)

A schedule of filing fees for matters in the Court of Queen's bench is available here.

Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta (Family Court)
Province
Alberta
E-filing requirement level
Strongly encouraged
Explanatory web page
https://albertacourts.ca/qb/areas-of-law/family
Last amended
December 18, 2020
Rule Basis (citation)

Unavailable

Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted

All

Acceptable format(s)

PDF

Acceptable formats - additional info

PDFs must have Optical Character Recognition enabled

Electronic signatures accepted?
Unavailable
Signatures - additional info

---

Submission method
  • Email
Submission method - additional info

Contacts for email filing:


Peace River: QBfiling.PeaceRiver@just.gov.ab.ca

Fort McMurray: QBfiling.FortMcMurray@just.gov.ab.ca

Grande Prairie: QBfiling.GrandePrairie@just.gov.ab.ca

St. Paul: QBfiling.StPaul@just.gov.ab.ca

Edmonton: QBfiling.Edmonton@just.gov.ab.ca

Wetaskiwin: QBfiling.Wetaskiwin@just.gov.ab.ca

Red Deer: QBfiling.RedDeer@just.gov.ab.ca

Calgary: QBfiling.Calgary@just.gov.ab.ca

Lethbridge: QBfiling.Lethbridge@just.gov.ab.ca

Medicine Hat: QBfiling.MedicineHat@just.gov.ab.ca

Drumheller: QBfiling.Drumheller@just.gov.ab.ca

Attachment size limit

100MB

Submission instructions

Effective December 11, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined on this page is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.


IMPORTANT:

For clarity with regards to the email naming convention, please ensure that a space precedes and follows all dashes.

If your email is a follow up, please indicate FOLLOW UP at the beginning of the subject line.

Once you file a document, through email or at a courthouse, you cannot change it. You may need to take legal steps to make any changes or corrections. Retracting your email will not work.

If you would like to add any identifying indicators for your file number, please include them at the end, enclosed in square brackets [  ].

If your document is rejected, please resubmit your filing with all documentation again, this includes your email request form. Your document will be filed for the date it is resubmitted.

If you file your document(s) outside regular business hours, it will be considered filed on the next business day.

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

Paper copies required?
No
Paper copies - additional info

---

Additional information

Effective September 1st, the court will no longer accept filing by fax.

In addition to regular filing fees, there is a $1.00 per page fee when filing documents by email, capped at $20.00 until June 30, 2021

Only parties with an existing charge account agreement are permitted to file documents by email. If you are interested in opening a charge account agreement for email filing, please direct inquiries to:

  • Calgary: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Drumheller: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Edmonton: edmontonqb.faxfiling@gov.ab.ca (Ivan Guiterrez)
  • Fort McMurray: michelle.reagen@gov.ab.ca (Michelle Reagen)
  • Grand Prairie: pauline.frank@gov.ab.ca (Pauline Frank)
  • Lethbridge: Bookings.Lethbridge@gov.ab.ca (Darla Hartigan)
  • Medicine Hat: sara.clark@gov.ab.ca (Sara Clark)
  • Peace River peaq@just.gov.ab.ca: (Shelley Shumik)
  • Red Deer: kimberly.bishop@gov.ab.ca (Kimberly Bishop)
  • St. Paul: terry.chamberland@gov.ab.ca (Terry Chamberland)
  • Wetaskiwin: laurisa.vogt@gov.ab.ca (Laurisa Vogt)

A schedule of filing fees for matters in the Court of Queen's bench is available here.

Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta (Commercial List)
Province
Alberta
E-filing requirement level
Strongly encouraged
Explanatory web page
https://albertacourts.ca/qb/areas-of-law/commercial
Last amended
December 21, 2020
Rule Basis (citation)

Unavailable

Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted

All

Acceptable format(s)

PDF

Acceptable formats - additional info

PDFs must have Optical Character Recognition enabled.

Electronic signatures accepted?
Unavailable
Signatures - additional info

---

Submission method
  • Email
Submission method - additional info

Contacts for email filing:


Peace River: QBfiling.PeaceRiver@just.gov.ab.ca

Fort McMurray: QBfiling.FortMcMurray@just.gov.ab.ca

Grande Prairie: QBfiling.GrandePrairie@just.gov.ab.ca

St. Paul: QBfiling.StPaul@just.gov.ab.ca

Edmonton: QBfiling.Edmonton@just.gov.ab.ca

Wetaskiwin: QBfiling.Wetaskiwin@just.gov.ab.ca

Red Deer: QBfiling.RedDeer@just.gov.ab.ca

Calgary: QBfiling.Calgary@just.gov.ab.ca

Lethbridge: QBfiling.Lethbridge@just.gov.ab.ca

Medicine Hat: QBfiling.MedicineHat@just.gov.ab.ca

Drumheller: QBfiling.Drumheller@just.gov.ab.ca


Attachment size limit

Unavailable

Submission instructions

Effective December 11, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined on this page is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.


IMPORTANT:

For clarity with regards to the email naming convention, please ensure that a space precedes and follows all dashes.

If your email is a follow up, please indicate FOLLOW UP at the beginning of the subject line.

Once you file a document, through email or at a courthouse, you cannot change it. You may need to take legal steps to make any changes or corrections. Retracting your email will not work.

If you would like to add any identifying indicators for your file number, please include them at the end, enclosed in square brackets [  ].

If your document is rejected, please resubmit your filing with all documentation again, this includes your email request form. Your document will be filed for the date it is resubmitted.

If you file your document(s) outside regular business hours, it will be considered filed on the next business day.

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

Paper copies required?
No
Paper copies - additional info

---

Additional information

Effective September 1st, the court will no longer accept filing by fax.

In addition to regular filing fees, there is a $1.00 per page fee when filing documents by email, capped at $20.00 until June 30, 2021

Only parties with an existing charge account agreement are permitted to file documents by email. If you are interested in opening a charge account agreement for email filing, please direct inquiries to:

  • Calgary: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Drumheller: QBAdminAssistant.Calgary@csadm.just.gov.ab.ca (Monica Landry)
  • Edmonton: edmontonqb.faxfiling@gov.ab.ca (Ivan Guiterrez)
  • Fort McMurray: michelle.reagen@gov.ab.ca (Michelle Reagen)
  • Grand Prairie: pauline.frank@gov.ab.ca (Pauline Frank)
  • Lethbridge: Bookings.Lethbridge@gov.ab.ca (Darla Hartigan)
  • Medicine Hat: sara.clark@gov.ab.ca (Sara Clark)
  • Peace River peaq@just.gov.ab.ca: (Shelley Shumik)
  • Red Deer: kimberly.bishop@gov.ab.ca (Kimberly Bishop)
  • St. Paul: terry.chamberland@gov.ab.ca (Terry Chamberland)
  • Wetaskiwin: laurisa.vogt@gov.ab.ca (Laurisa Vogt)

A schedule of filing fees for matters in the Court of Queen's bench is available here.

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