Provincial Court of Newfoundland and Labrador

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Youth Division
Youth Division
Currency date
September 8, 2020
Jurisdiction
Newfoundland & Labrador
E-filing requirement level
Not Available
Explanatory web page
https://court.nl.ca/provincial/courts/youthcourt.htmlhttps://court.nl.ca/provincial/courts/youthcourt.html
Last amended
Rule Basis (citation)
Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted
Acceptable format(s)
Acceptable formats - additional info
Electronic signatures accepted?
Signatures - additional info
Submission method
Submission method - additional info
Attachment size limit
Submission instructions
Paper copies required?
Paper copies - additional info
Additional information

The Provincial Court does not permit documents to be filed electronically in youth matters.

Family Division
Family Division
Currency date
September 8, 2020
Jurisdiction
Newfoundland & Labrador
E-filing requirement level
Not Available
Explanatory web page
https://court.nl.ca/provincial/courts/family/index.htmlhttps://court.nl.ca/provincial/courts/family/index.html
Last amended
Rule Basis (citation)
Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted
Acceptable format(s)
Acceptable formats - additional info
Electronic signatures accepted?
Signatures - additional info
Submission method
Submission method - additional info
Attachment size limit
Submission instructions
Paper copies required?
Paper copies - additional info
Additional information

The Provincial Court does not permit documents to be filed electronically in family matters.

Traffic Division
Traffic Division
Currency date
September 8, 2020
Jurisdiction
Newfoundland & Labrador
E-filing requirement level
Optional
Explanatory web page
https://court.nl.ca/provincial/courts/traffic.htmlhttps://court.nl.ca/provincial/courts/traffic.html
Last amended
Rule Basis (citation)

Unavailable

Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted

Unavailable

Acceptable format(s)

Unavailable

Acceptable formats - additional info

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Electronic signatures accepted?
Unavailable
Signatures - additional info

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Submission method
  • Email
  • Fax
Submission method - additional info
Attachment size limit

Unavailable

Submission instructions

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Paper copies required?
Unavailable
Paper copies - additional info

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Additional information

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Criminal Division
Criminal Division
Currency date
September 8, 2020
Jurisdiction
Newfoundland & Labrador
E-filing requirement level
Not Available
Explanatory web page
https://court.nl.ca/provincial/index.htmlhttps://court.nl.ca/provincial/index.html
Last amended
Rule Basis (citation)
Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted
Acceptable format(s)
Acceptable formats - additional info
Electronic signatures accepted?
Signatures - additional info
Submission method
Submission method - additional info
Attachment size limit
Submission instructions
Paper copies required?
Paper copies - additional info
Additional information

The Provincial Court does not permit documents to be filed electronically in criminal matters.

Small Claims Division
Small Claims Division
Currency date
September 8, 2020
Jurisdiction
Newfoundland & Labrador
E-filing requirement level
Optional
Explanatory web page
https://court.nl.ca/provincial/courts/smallclaims/index.htmlhttps://court.nl.ca/provincial/courts/smallclaims/index.html
Last amended
Rule Basis (citation)

Unavailable

Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted

Unavailable

Acceptable format(s)

Unavailable

Acceptable formats - additional info

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Electronic signatures accepted?
Unavailable
Signatures - additional info

---

Submission method
  • Online platform
  • Fax
Submission method - additional info
Attachment size limit

Unavailable

Submission instructions

---

Paper copies required?
Unavailable
Paper copies - additional info

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Additional information

The filing fees for Small Claims matters are as follows:

  • A claim for up to and including $499.99 is $50
  • A claim between $500 and $25,000 is $100

Provincial Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Youth Division)
Province
Newfoundland & Labrador
E-filing requirement level
Not Available
Explanatory web page
https://court.nl.ca/provincial/courts/youthcourt.html
Last amended
Rule Basis (citation)
Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted
Acceptable format(s)
Acceptable formats - additional info
Electronic signatures accepted?
Signatures - additional info
Submission method
Submission method - additional info
Attachment size limit
Submission instructions
Paper copies required?
Paper copies - additional info
Additional information

The Provincial Court does not permit documents to be filed electronically in youth matters.

Provincial Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Family Division)
Province
Newfoundland & Labrador
E-filing requirement level
Not Available
Explanatory web page
https://court.nl.ca/provincial/courts/family/index.html
Last amended
Rule Basis (citation)
Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted
Acceptable format(s)
Acceptable formats - additional info
Electronic signatures accepted?
Signatures - additional info
Submission method
Submission method - additional info
Attachment size limit
Submission instructions
Paper copies required?
Paper copies - additional info
Additional information

The Provincial Court does not permit documents to be filed electronically in family matters.

Provincial Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Traffic Division)
Province
Newfoundland & Labrador
E-filing requirement level
Optional
Explanatory web page
https://court.nl.ca/provincial/courts/traffic.html
Last amended
Rule Basis (citation)

Unavailable

Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted

Unavailable

Acceptable format(s)

Unavailable

Acceptable formats - additional info

---

Electronic signatures accepted?
Unavailable
Signatures - additional info

---

Submission method
  • Email
  • Fax
Submission method - additional info
Attachment size limit

Unavailable

Submission instructions

---

Paper copies required?
Unavailable
Paper copies - additional info

---

Additional information

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Provincial Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Criminal Division)
Province
Newfoundland & Labrador
E-filing requirement level
Not Available
Explanatory web page
https://court.nl.ca/provincial/index.html
Last amended
Rule Basis (citation)
Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted
Acceptable format(s)
Acceptable formats - additional info
Electronic signatures accepted?
Signatures - additional info
Submission method
Submission method - additional info
Attachment size limit
Submission instructions
Paper copies required?
Paper copies - additional info
Additional information

The Provincial Court does not permit documents to be filed electronically in criminal matters.

Provincial Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Small Claims Division)
Province
Newfoundland & Labrador
E-filing requirement level
Optional
Explanatory web page
https://court.nl.ca/provincial/courts/smallclaims/index.html
Last amended
Rule Basis (citation)

Unavailable

Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted

Unavailable

Acceptable format(s)

Unavailable

Acceptable formats - additional info

---

Electronic signatures accepted?
Unavailable
Signatures - additional info

---

Submission method
  • Online platform
  • Fax
Submission method - additional info
Attachment size limit

Unavailable

Submission instructions

---

Paper copies required?
Unavailable
Paper copies - additional info

---

Additional information

The filing fees for Small Claims matters are as follows:

  • A claim for up to and including $499.99 is $50
  • A claim between $500 and $25,000 is $100

Provincial Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Youth Division)
Province
Newfoundland & Labrador
E-filing requirement level
Not Available
Explanatory web page
https://court.nl.ca/provincial/courts/youthcourt.html
Last amended
Rule Basis (citation)
Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted
Acceptable format(s)
Acceptable formats - additional info
Electronic signatures accepted?
Signatures - additional info
Submission method
Submission method - additional info
Attachment size limit
Submission instructions
Paper copies required?
Paper copies - additional info
Additional information

The Provincial Court does not permit documents to be filed electronically in youth matters.

Provincial Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Family Division)
Province
Newfoundland & Labrador
E-filing requirement level
Not Available
Explanatory web page
https://court.nl.ca/provincial/courts/family/index.html
Last amended
Rule Basis (citation)
Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted
Acceptable format(s)
Acceptable formats - additional info
Electronic signatures accepted?
Signatures - additional info
Submission method
Submission method - additional info
Attachment size limit
Submission instructions
Paper copies required?
Paper copies - additional info
Additional information

The Provincial Court does not permit documents to be filed electronically in family matters.

Provincial Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Traffic Division)
Province
Newfoundland & Labrador
E-filing requirement level
Optional
Explanatory web page
https://court.nl.ca/provincial/courts/traffic.html
Last amended
Rule Basis (citation)

Unavailable

Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted

Unavailable

Acceptable format(s)

Unavailable

Acceptable formats - additional info

---

Electronic signatures accepted?
Unavailable
Signatures - additional info

---

Submission method
  • Email
  • Fax
Submission method - additional info
Attachment size limit

Unavailable

Submission instructions

---

Paper copies required?
Unavailable
Paper copies - additional info

---

Additional information

---

Provincial Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Criminal Division)
Province
Newfoundland & Labrador
E-filing requirement level
Not Available
Explanatory web page
https://court.nl.ca/provincial/index.html
Last amended
Rule Basis (citation)
Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted
Acceptable format(s)
Acceptable formats - additional info
Electronic signatures accepted?
Signatures - additional info
Submission method
Submission method - additional info
Attachment size limit
Submission instructions
Paper copies required?
Paper copies - additional info
Additional information

The Provincial Court does not permit documents to be filed electronically in criminal matters.

Provincial Court of Newfoundland and Labrador (Small Claims Division)
Province
Newfoundland & Labrador
E-filing requirement level
Optional
Explanatory web page
https://court.nl.ca/provincial/courts/smallclaims/index.html
Last amended
Rule Basis (citation)

Unavailable

Associated practice directive(s)
Documents accepted

Unavailable

Acceptable format(s)

Unavailable

Acceptable formats - additional info

---

Electronic signatures accepted?
Unavailable
Signatures - additional info

---

Submission method
  • Online platform
  • Fax
Submission method - additional info
Attachment size limit

Unavailable

Submission instructions

---

Paper copies required?
Unavailable
Paper copies - additional info

---

Additional information

The filing fees for Small Claims matters are as follows:

  • A claim for up to and including $499.99 is $50
  • A claim between $500 and $25,000 is $100

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