Virtual Court Proceedings

In June, the Nova Scotia Courts began expanding the services available during the COVID-19 pandemic, including allowing more hearings to proceed in person, provided they could be done safely and in accordance with public health directives. At the same, the Courts increased their ability to hear matters by telephone and video. Virtual court options are now available for many appeal, civil, criminal and family matters. Counsel are encouraged to consider and use virtual court whenever possible. LEARN MORE >>