Updates on COVID-19 (coronavirus)

Public health officials in Nova Scotia are working closely with their counterparts across the country to prepare for and respond to the increasing number of COVID-19 infections in Canada.


The Nova Scotia Courts are continuing to sit but are hearing urgent and essential matters only. Where possible, those matters are being by video and telephone. Other preventative measures have been implemented to reduce the number of people who need to come to court in person, to accept electronic filing of court documents and to limit visitors to courthouses. LEARN MORE >>


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