Updates on COVID-19 (coronavirus)

Public health officials in Nova Scotia are working closely with their counterparts across the country to help prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus in Canada.


Until further notice, if you have have travelled outside the province recently, are experiencing symptoms of the coronavirus or have been directed by public health officials, 811 or a doctor to self-isolate, you should not visit a courthouse.


The Nova Scotia Courts are operating under an essential services model during the pandemic. Urgent and essential matters are proceeding, mostly by telephone and video. Starting June 1, 2020, some in-person matters will be allowed to proceed, if they can be done safely. CLICK HERE >> for more information.