There are seven levels and/or types of Courts that sit in four different courthouses in the Halifax Regional Municipality. They include the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal, the Nova Scotia Supreme Court, Supreme Court - Family Division, Provincial Court, Small Claims Court, Bankruptcy Court and Probate Court.

The Court of Appeal and the Bankruptcy Court both serve all of Nova Scotia but sit only in the Law Courts building on Upper Water Street in Halifax. The Law Courts is is also where Supreme Court and Probate Court matters are heard for the Halifax Regional Municipality.

 

The Supreme Court - Family Division sits in the courthouse on Devonshire Avenue in halifax (see photo at right).

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

The Dartmouth Provincial Court is located on Pleasant Street in Dartmouth (see photo below, to the right).

The YOUTH JUSTICE COURT >> sits in the courthouse on Spring Garden Road and the MENTAL HEALTH COURT >> sits in the courthouse in Dartmouth.

 

Supreme Court - Family Division Courthouse

 

3380 Devonshire Ave. Halifax, NS
B3K 5R5

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 Rd.
Halifax, NS
B3J 1E7

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

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halifax Provincial Courthouse  

277 Pleasant St.
Dartmouth, NS
B2Y 4B7

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 St.
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


The Law Courts

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)
Fax: (902) 424-8367

Phone: (902) 424-7967 (Criminal)
Fax: (902) 424-8367

Jury Coordinator:
Phone: (902) 424-2729
Fax: (902) 424-8367


Provincial Court (Halifax)

Halifax Provincial Courthouse
5250 Spring Garden Rd.
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 Rd.
Halifax, NS
B3J 1E7

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

 

Supreme Court

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

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

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

Halifax
Supreme Court Docket

Docket for: Updated:
Aug. 20 - Aug. 24, 2018 Aug. 16/18
Aug. 13 - Aug. 17, 2018 Aug. 10/18
Aug. 7 - Aug. 10, 2018 Aug. 3/18
July 30 - Aug. 3, 2018 July 27/18
 


Provincial Court (Dartmouth)

Dartmouth Provincial Courthouse
277 Pleasant St.
Dartmouth, NS
B2Y 4B7

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


Mental Health Court

Dartmouth Provincial Courthouse
Courtroom #5, 1st Floor
(Offices on the 2nd Floor)
277 Pleasant St.
Dartmouth, NS
B2Y 4B7

Phone: (902) 722-1040

 

Supreme Court - Family Division

The Family Division Courthouse
3380 Devonshire Ave.
Halifax, NS
B3K 5R5

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


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 Rd.
Halifax, NS
B3J 1E7

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


Probate Court

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

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


Bankruptcy Court

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

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