Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta

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Civil Court
Civil Court
Currency date
October 2, 2020
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
September 1, 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 August 4, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined below is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.

  • Applications before a Master: APPLICATION – MASTERS CHAMBERS– FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Applications before a Justice, including Family Law Chambers, excluding Family Docket: APPLICATION – JUSTICE CHAMBERS – FILE NUMBER- LOCATION
  • Notice to Attend Family Docket: NOTICE TO ATTEND FAMILY DOCKET – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION 
  • ALL Desk Applications with Notice: WITH NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications without Notice: WITHOUT NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • ANY Document related:
    Emergency Protection order:
    EPO FILING – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
    Queen’s Bench Protection Order: PROTECTION ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
    Civil or Family Restraining Orders:RESTRAINING ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Divorce documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): DIVORCE FILING – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Surrogate documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): SURROGATE FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Family Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): FAMILY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Civil Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): CIVIL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Criminal Documents, not including above specified documents  (applications, desk work, etc;): CRIMINAL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Adoption Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): ADOPTION FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Accounting Documents, not including above specified documents (applications, desk work, etc;): ACCOUNTING FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Bankruptcy Documents, all: BANKRUPTCY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Exhibit Documents, all: EXHIBIT FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Justice, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – JUSTICE – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Master, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – MASTER – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Civil Matter: EMERGENCY – CIVIL –FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Family Matter: EMERGENCY – FAMILY– FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Commercial Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Criminal Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

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

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 January 31, 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
October 2, 2020
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
September 1, 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 August 4, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined below is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.

  • Applications before a Master: APPLICATION – MASTERS CHAMBERS– FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Applications before a Justice, including Family Law Chambers, excluding Family Docket: APPLICATION – JUSTICE CHAMBERS – FILE NUMBER- LOCATION
  • Notice to Attend Family Docket: NOTICE TO ATTEND FAMILY DOCKET – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications with Notice: WITH NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications without Notice: WITHOUT NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • ANY Document related:
    Emergency Protection order:
    EPO FILING – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
    Queen’s Bench Protection Order: PROTECTION ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
    Civil or Family Restraining Orders:RESTRAINING ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Divorce documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): DIVORCE FILING – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Surrogate documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): SURROGATE FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Family Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): FAMILY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Civil Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): CIVIL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Criminal Documents, not including above specified documents  (applications, desk work, etc;): CRIMINAL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Adoption Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): ADOPTION FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Accounting Documents, not including above specified documents (applications, desk work, etc;): ACCOUNTING FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Bankruptcy Documents, all: BANKRUPTCY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Exhibit Documents, all: EXHIBIT FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Justice, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – JUSTICE – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Master, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – MASTER – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Civil Matter: EMERGENCY – CIVIL –FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Family Matter: EMERGENCY – FAMILY– FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Commercial Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Criminal Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

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

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 January 31, 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
October 2, 2020
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
September 1, 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 August 4, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined below is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.

  • Applications before a Master: APPLICATION – MASTERS CHAMBERS– FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Applications before a Justice, including Family Law Chambers, excluding Family Docket: APPLICATION – JUSTICE CHAMBERS – FILE NUMBER- LOCATION
  • Notice to Attend Family Docket: NOTICE TO ATTEND FAMILY DOCKET – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications with Notice: WITH NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications without Notice: WITHOUT NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • ANY Document related:
    Emergency Protection order:
    EPO FILING – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
    Queen’s Bench Protection Order: PROTECTION ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
    Civil or Family Restraining Orders:RESTRAINING ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Divorce documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): DIVORCE FILING – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Surrogate documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): SURROGATE FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Family Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): FAMILY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Civil Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): CIVIL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Criminal Documents, not including above specified documents  (applications, desk work, etc;): CRIMINAL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Adoption Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): ADOPTION FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Accounting Documents, not including above specified documents (applications, desk work, etc;): ACCOUNTING FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Bankruptcy Documents, all: BANKRUPTCY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Exhibit Documents, all: EXHIBIT FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Justice, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – JUSTICE – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Master, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – MASTER – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Civil Matter: EMERGENCY – CIVIL –FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Family Matter: EMERGENCY – FAMILY– FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Commercial Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Criminal Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

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

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 January 31, 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
October 21, 2020
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
October 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 August 4, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined below is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.

  • Applications before a Master: APPLICATION – MASTERS CHAMBERS– FILE NUMBER - LOCATION
  • Emergency Masters Matters: EMERGENCY – MASTER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Applications before a Justice, including Family Law Chambers, excluding Family Docket: APPLICATION – JUSTICE CHAMBERS – FILE NUMBER- LOCATION
  • Notice to Attend Family Docket: NOTICE TO ATTEND FAMILY DOCKET – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications with Notice: WITH NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications without Notice: WITHOUT NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • ANY Document related:
  • Emergency Protection order: EPO FILING – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Queen’s Bench Protection Order: PROTECTION ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Civil or Family Restraining Orders:RESTRAINING ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Divorce documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): DIVORCE FILING – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Surrogate documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): SURROGATE FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Family Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): FAMILY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Civil Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): CIVIL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Criminal Documents, not including above specified documents (applications, desk work, etc;): CRIMINAL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Adoption Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): ADOPTION FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Accounting Documents, not including above specified documents (applications, desk work, etc;): ACCOUNTING FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Bankruptcy Documents, all: BANKRUPTCY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Exhibit Documents, all: EXHIBIT FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Justice, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – JUSTICE – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Master, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – MASTER – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Civil Matter: EMERGENCY – CIVIL –FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Family Matter: EMERGENCY – FAMILY– FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Commercial Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Criminal Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

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

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 January 31, 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
September 1, 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 August 4, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined below is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.

  • Applications before a Master: APPLICATION – MASTERS CHAMBERS– FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Applications before a Justice, including Family Law Chambers, excluding Family Docket: APPLICATION – JUSTICE CHAMBERS – FILE NUMBER- LOCATION
  • Notice to Attend Family Docket: NOTICE TO ATTEND FAMILY DOCKET – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION 
  • ALL Desk Applications with Notice: WITH NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications without Notice: WITHOUT NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • ANY Document related:
    Emergency Protection order:
    EPO FILING – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
    Queen’s Bench Protection Order: PROTECTION ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
    Civil or Family Restraining Orders:RESTRAINING ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Divorce documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): DIVORCE FILING – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Surrogate documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): SURROGATE FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Family Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): FAMILY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Civil Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): CIVIL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Criminal Documents, not including above specified documents  (applications, desk work, etc;): CRIMINAL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Adoption Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): ADOPTION FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Accounting Documents, not including above specified documents (applications, desk work, etc;): ACCOUNTING FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Bankruptcy Documents, all: BANKRUPTCY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Exhibit Documents, all: EXHIBIT FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Justice, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – JUSTICE – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Master, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – MASTER – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Civil Matter: EMERGENCY – CIVIL –FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Family Matter: EMERGENCY – FAMILY– FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Commercial Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Criminal Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

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

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 January 31, 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
September 1, 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 August 4, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined below is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.

  • Applications before a Master: APPLICATION – MASTERS CHAMBERS– FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Applications before a Justice, including Family Law Chambers, excluding Family Docket: APPLICATION – JUSTICE CHAMBERS – FILE NUMBER- LOCATION
  • Notice to Attend Family Docket: NOTICE TO ATTEND FAMILY DOCKET – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications with Notice: WITH NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications without Notice: WITHOUT NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • ANY Document related:
    Emergency Protection order:
    EPO FILING – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
    Queen’s Bench Protection Order: PROTECTION ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
    Civil or Family Restraining Orders:RESTRAINING ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Divorce documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): DIVORCE FILING – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Surrogate documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): SURROGATE FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Family Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): FAMILY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Civil Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): CIVIL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Criminal Documents, not including above specified documents  (applications, desk work, etc;): CRIMINAL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Adoption Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): ADOPTION FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Accounting Documents, not including above specified documents (applications, desk work, etc;): ACCOUNTING FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Bankruptcy Documents, all: BANKRUPTCY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Exhibit Documents, all: EXHIBIT FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Justice, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – JUSTICE – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Master, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – MASTER – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Civil Matter: EMERGENCY – CIVIL –FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Family Matter: EMERGENCY – FAMILY– FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Commercial Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Criminal Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

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

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 January 31, 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
September 1, 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 August 4, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined below is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.

  • Applications before a Master: APPLICATION – MASTERS CHAMBERS– FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Applications before a Justice, including Family Law Chambers, excluding Family Docket: APPLICATION – JUSTICE CHAMBERS – FILE NUMBER- LOCATION
  • Notice to Attend Family Docket: NOTICE TO ATTEND FAMILY DOCKET – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications with Notice: WITH NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications without Notice: WITHOUT NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • ANY Document related:
    Emergency Protection order:
    EPO FILING – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
    Queen’s Bench Protection Order: PROTECTION ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
    Civil or Family Restraining Orders:RESTRAINING ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Divorce documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): DIVORCE FILING – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Surrogate documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): SURROGATE FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Family Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): FAMILY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Civil Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): CIVIL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Criminal Documents, not including above specified documents  (applications, desk work, etc;): CRIMINAL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Adoption Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): ADOPTION FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Accounting Documents, not including above specified documents (applications, desk work, etc;): ACCOUNTING FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Bankruptcy Documents, all: BANKRUPTCY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Exhibit Documents, all: EXHIBIT FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Justice, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – JUSTICE – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Master, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – MASTER – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Civil Matter: EMERGENCY – CIVIL –FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Family Matter: EMERGENCY – FAMILY– FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Commercial Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Criminal Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

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

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 January 31, 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
October 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 August 4, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined below is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.

  • Applications before a Master: APPLICATION – MASTERS CHAMBERS– FILE NUMBER - LOCATION
  • Emergency Masters Matters: EMERGENCY – MASTER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Applications before a Justice, including Family Law Chambers, excluding Family Docket: APPLICATION – JUSTICE CHAMBERS – FILE NUMBER- LOCATION
  • Notice to Attend Family Docket: NOTICE TO ATTEND FAMILY DOCKET – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications with Notice: WITH NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications without Notice: WITHOUT NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • ANY Document related:
  • Emergency Protection order: EPO FILING – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Queen’s Bench Protection Order: PROTECTION ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Civil or Family Restraining Orders:RESTRAINING ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Divorce documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): DIVORCE FILING – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Surrogate documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): SURROGATE FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Family Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): FAMILY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Civil Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): CIVIL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Criminal Documents, not including above specified documents (applications, desk work, etc;): CRIMINAL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Adoption Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): ADOPTION FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Accounting Documents, not including above specified documents (applications, desk work, etc;): ACCOUNTING FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Bankruptcy Documents, all: BANKRUPTCY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Exhibit Documents, all: EXHIBIT FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Justice, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – JUSTICE – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Master, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – MASTER – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Civil Matter: EMERGENCY – CIVIL –FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Family Matter: EMERGENCY – FAMILY– FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Commercial Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Criminal Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

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

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 January 31, 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
September 1, 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 August 4, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined below is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.

  • Applications before a Master: APPLICATION – MASTERS CHAMBERS– FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Applications before a Justice, including Family Law Chambers, excluding Family Docket: APPLICATION – JUSTICE CHAMBERS – FILE NUMBER- LOCATION
  • Notice to Attend Family Docket: NOTICE TO ATTEND FAMILY DOCKET – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION 
  • ALL Desk Applications with Notice: WITH NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications without Notice: WITHOUT NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • ANY Document related:
    Emergency Protection order:
    EPO FILING – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
    Queen’s Bench Protection Order: PROTECTION ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
    Civil or Family Restraining Orders:RESTRAINING ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Divorce documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): DIVORCE FILING – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Surrogate documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): SURROGATE FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Family Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): FAMILY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Civil Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): CIVIL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Criminal Documents, not including above specified documents  (applications, desk work, etc;): CRIMINAL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Adoption Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): ADOPTION FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Accounting Documents, not including above specified documents (applications, desk work, etc;): ACCOUNTING FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Bankruptcy Documents, all: BANKRUPTCY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Exhibit Documents, all: EXHIBIT FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Justice, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – JUSTICE – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Master, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – MASTER – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Civil Matter: EMERGENCY – CIVIL –FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Family Matter: EMERGENCY – FAMILY– FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Commercial Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Criminal Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

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

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 January 31, 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
September 1, 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 August 4, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined below is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.

  • Applications before a Master: APPLICATION – MASTERS CHAMBERS– FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Applications before a Justice, including Family Law Chambers, excluding Family Docket: APPLICATION – JUSTICE CHAMBERS – FILE NUMBER- LOCATION
  • Notice to Attend Family Docket: NOTICE TO ATTEND FAMILY DOCKET – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications with Notice: WITH NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications without Notice: WITHOUT NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • ANY Document related:
    Emergency Protection order:
    EPO FILING – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
    Queen’s Bench Protection Order: PROTECTION ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
    Civil or Family Restraining Orders:RESTRAINING ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Divorce documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): DIVORCE FILING – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Surrogate documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): SURROGATE FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Family Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): FAMILY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Civil Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): CIVIL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Criminal Documents, not including above specified documents  (applications, desk work, etc;): CRIMINAL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Adoption Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): ADOPTION FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Accounting Documents, not including above specified documents (applications, desk work, etc;): ACCOUNTING FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Bankruptcy Documents, all: BANKRUPTCY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Exhibit Documents, all: EXHIBIT FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Justice, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – JUSTICE – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Master, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – MASTER – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Civil Matter: EMERGENCY – CIVIL –FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Family Matter: EMERGENCY – FAMILY– FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Commercial Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Criminal Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

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

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 January 31, 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
September 1, 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 August 4, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined below is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.

  • Applications before a Master: APPLICATION – MASTERS CHAMBERS– FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Applications before a Justice, including Family Law Chambers, excluding Family Docket: APPLICATION – JUSTICE CHAMBERS – FILE NUMBER- LOCATION
  • Notice to Attend Family Docket: NOTICE TO ATTEND FAMILY DOCKET – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications with Notice: WITH NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications without Notice: WITHOUT NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • ANY Document related:
    Emergency Protection order:
    EPO FILING – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
    Queen’s Bench Protection Order: PROTECTION ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
    Civil or Family Restraining Orders:RESTRAINING ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Divorce documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): DIVORCE FILING – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Surrogate documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): SURROGATE FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Family Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): FAMILY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Civil Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): CIVIL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Criminal Documents, not including above specified documents  (applications, desk work, etc;): CRIMINAL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Adoption Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): ADOPTION FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Accounting Documents, not including above specified documents (applications, desk work, etc;): ACCOUNTING FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Bankruptcy Documents, all: BANKRUPTCY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Exhibit Documents, all: EXHIBIT FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Justice, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – JUSTICE – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Master, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – MASTER – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Civil Matter: EMERGENCY – CIVIL –FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Family Matter: EMERGENCY – FAMILY– FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Commercial Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Criminal Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

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

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 January 31, 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
October 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

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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

Unavailable

Submission instructions

Effective August 4, 2020, if the naming convention as outlined below is not followed, your documents will be sent back to you unfiled.

  • Applications before a Master: APPLICATION – MASTERS CHAMBERS– FILE NUMBER - LOCATION
  • Emergency Masters Matters: EMERGENCY – MASTER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Applications before a Justice, including Family Law Chambers, excluding Family Docket: APPLICATION – JUSTICE CHAMBERS – FILE NUMBER- LOCATION
  • Notice to Attend Family Docket: NOTICE TO ATTEND FAMILY DOCKET – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications with Notice: WITH NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • ALL Desk Applications without Notice: WITHOUT NOTICE DESK APPLICATION – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • ANY Document related:
  • Emergency Protection order: EPO FILING – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Queen’s Bench Protection Order: PROTECTION ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Civil or Family Restraining Orders:RESTRAINING ORDER – FILE NUMBER – LOCATION
  • Divorce documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): DIVORCE FILING – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION
  • Surrogate documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): SURROGATE FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Family Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): FAMILY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Civil Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): CIVIL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Criminal Documents, not including above specified documents (applications, desk work, etc;): CRIMINAL FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Adoption Documents, not including above specified documents(applications, desk work, etc;): ADOPTION FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Accounting Documents, not including above specified documents (applications, desk work, etc;): ACCOUNTING FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Bankruptcy Documents, all: BANKRUPTCY FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Exhibit Documents, all: EXHIBIT FILING – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Justice, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – JUSTICE – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Orders for signature by a Master, from all departments: ORDER TO BE SIGNED – MASTER – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Civil Matter: EMERGENCY – CIVIL –FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Family Matter: EMERGENCY – FAMILY– FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Commercial Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER –LOCATION
  • Emergency Application on a Criminal Matter: EMERGENCY –CIVIL – FILE NUMBER -LOCATION

All documents must be sent as separate attachments.

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

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 January 31, 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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