Seven levels and/or types of Courts sit in the Halifax Regional Municipality; Appeal, Supreme, Supreme Family Division, Provincial, Small Claims, Bankruptcy, and Probate.

The Court of Appeal serves all of the province but sits only in the Law Courts building on Upper Water Street. The Bankruptcy Court also serves the whole province from its location in the Halifax Law Courts. This is also where the Supreme Court and the Probate Court for the Halifax Regional Municipality sit.

 

The Supreme Court Family Division sits in the courthouse on Devonshire Avenue (right).

The Halifax Provincial Court and Small Claims Court are in the courthouse on Spring Garden Road (below).

The Dartmouth Provincial Court is on Pleasant Street (below/right).

The YOUTH JUSTICE COURT >> sits in the Halifax Provincial courthouse.

The MENTAL HEALTH COURT >> sits in the Dartmouth Provincial courthouse.
 

Supreme Court Family Division Courthouse

 

3380 Devonshire Avenue
P.O. Box 8988, Station "A"
Halifax, NS
B3K 5M6

Phone: (902) 424-3990
Fax: (902) 424-0562

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Halifax Supreme Family Courthouse
         

Provincial Court in Halifax

 

Provincial Court in Dartmouth

5250 Spring Garden Road
Halifax, NS
B3J 1E7

Phone: (902) 424-8718
Fax: (902) 424-0551

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halifax Provincial Courthouse  

277 Pleasant Street
Dartmouth, NS
B2Y 3S2

Phone: (902) 424-2390
Fax: (902) 424-0677

Entrance is off Acadia Street

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Dartmouth Provincial Courthouse

 

 

 

 

Court of Appeal

The Law Courts
1815 Upper Water Street
Halifax, NS
B3J 1S7

Phone: (902) 424-6937
After Hours (902) 424-8988
Fax: (902) 424-0646

Registrar:
Phone: (902) 424-8962
Fax: (902) 424-0524

Presiding: Justice J. Michael MacDonald
Chief Justice of the Court of Appeal and
of the Province of Nova Scotia

For a list of the other Justices of the
Court of Appeal,
CLICK HERE>>


The Law Courts (services)

Main Phone: (902) 424-4900
After hours (902) 424-8988
Fax: (902) 424-0524

Court Administration Office:
Phone: (902) 424-6900
Fax: (902) 424-0524

Scheduling Coordinators:

Phone: (902) 424-5782 (Chambers/Civil)

Phone: (902) 424-7967 (Criminal)

Jury Coordinator:
Phone: (902) 424-2729


Provincial Court (Halifax)

Halifax Provincial Courthouse
5250 Spring Garden Road
Halifax, NS
B3J 1E7

Phone: (902) 424-8718
Fax: (902) 424-0551

For a list of Judges of the Provincial Court
who sit in Halifax,
CLICK HERE>>


Youth Justice Court

Halifax Provincial Courthouse
5250 Spring Garden Road
Halifax, NS
B3J 1E7

Phone: (902) 424-8718
Fax: (902) 424-0551

 

Supreme Court

The Law Courts
1815 Upper Water Street
Halifax, NS
B3J 1S7

Phone: (902) 424-4900
Fax: (902) 424-0524

Prothonotary:
Phone: (902) 424-8962
Fax: (902) 424-0524

Presiding: Justice Joseph P. Kennedy
Chief Justice of the Court

Presiding: Justice Deborah K. Smith
Associate Chief Justice of the Court

For a list of the other Justices of the
Supreme Court,
CLICK HERE>>

Halifax
Supreme Court Docket

Docket for: Updated:
May 1 - May 5, 2017 Apr. 13/17
April 24 - April 28, 2017 Apr. 13/17
April 18 - April 21, 2017 Apr. 13/17
April 10 - April 13, 2017 Apr. 7/17
April 3 - April 7, 2017 Mar. 30/17
Mar. 27 - Mar. 31, 2017 Mar. 24/17
Mar. 20 - Mar. 24, 2017 Mar. 17/17
Mar. 13 - Mar. 17, 2017 Mar. 10/17
March 6 - March 10, 2017 Mar. 6/17
Feb. 27 - March 3, 2017 Feb. 24/17


Provincial Court (Dartmouth)

Dartmouth Provincial Courthouse
277 Pleasant Street
Dartmouth, NS
B2Y 3S2

Phone: (902) 424-2390
Fax: (902) 424-0677

Presiding: Judge Pamela S. Williams
Chief Judge of the
Provincial and Family Courts

For a list of the other Judges of the
Provincial Court,
CLICK HERE>>


Mental Health Court

Dartmouth Provincial Courthouse
Courtroom #5, 1st Floor
(Offices on the 2nd Floor)
277 Pleasant Street
Dartmouth, NS
B2Y 3S2

Phone: (902) 722-1040

 

Supreme Court Family Division

The Family Division Courthouse
3380 Devonshire Avenue
P.O. Box 8988, Station "A"
Halifax, NS
B3K 5M6

Phone: (902) 424-3990
Fax: (902) 424-0562

Presiding: Justice Lawrence I. O'Neil
Associate Chief Justice of the Court

For a list of the other Justices of the
Supreme Court Family Division,
CLICK HERE>>


Sheriff's Office

The Law Courts
1815 Upper Water St.
Halifax, NS
B3J 1S7

Phone: (902) 424-8201
Fax: (902) 424-8215

Prisoner Transportation:
Phone: (902) 424-8204
Fax: (902) 424-8215


Small Claims Court

Halifax Provincial Courthouse
5250 Spring Garden Road
Halifax, NS
B3J 1E7

Phone: (902) 424-8722
Fax: (902) 424-0551


Probate Court

The Law Courts
1815 Upper Water Street
Halifax, NS
B3J 1S7

Phone: (902) 424-7422
Fax: (902) 428-2224


Bankruptcy Court

The Law Courts
1815 Upper Water Street
Halifax, NS
B3J 1S7

Phone: (902) 424-6908
Fax: (902) 424-0524