Directives regarding COVID-19

The Courts of the Northwest Territories and Court Services are issuing Directives to address the best response during the COVID-19 health emergency. Directives will evolve to meet these needs as required. Please review these regularly as the most current information will always be posted at this link.

Supreme Court scheduling notice

Supreme court criminal list scheduling will be held on the following dates.

  • July 31, 2020 - Courtroom 201 (2nd floor)
    • Telephone appearances at 10:00 AM
  • September 11, 2020 - Courtroom 201 (2nd floor)
    • Video/telephone appearances in the morning
    • Courtroom appearances at 2:00 PM
  • November 20, 2020 - Courtroom 201 (2nd floor)
    • Video/telephone appearances in the morning
    • Courtroom appearances at 2:00 PM

The following chambers dates are cancelled:

  • August 3, 2020 - Regular Criminal Chambers
  • September 7, 2020 - Regular Criminal Chambers
  • October 12, 2020 - Regular Criminal Chambers
  • December 24, 2020 - Regular Family Chambers
  • December 25, 2020 - Regular Civil Chambers

The Supreme Court Criminal, Bail Estreatment and Bail Review Pending Lists can be found here.

The list of matters set before the Courts of the Northwest Territories by location and date.