Notice about Covid-19

The Supreme Court of Canada building is closed to visitors due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The Court has adapted the processes for appeal hearings to ensure the health and safety of all participants.  Unless otherwise directed by the Chief Justice, counsel appear via videoconference. All hearings are livestreamed and are archived with certain exceptions. 

Should you have any questions regarding filing of Court documents or other case-related matters, please consult Answers to your questions in regards to the Registry and Courtroom practices and procedures during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Telephone calls made to the Registry’s toll-free line (1-844-365-9662) are answered from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Eastern time. However, we strongly encourage you to continue to communicate with the Registry by email at We appreciate your patience and understanding.

Thank you.