Canadian Court Records/Dockets

Court of Queen’s Bench

  • Court of Queen’s Bench Civil Search Portal - Search requests for procedure records may now be made online. The initial search cost is $10, and certified copies of filed court documents are an additional $10 per document.

Provincial Court

Court of Appeal

  • Civil Search Request Form (CTS 3859)
  • Search request fees
  • CAMS (Court of Appeal Management System) - Once registered, users can access the electronic court file for their own cases and view other information about their appeals including the full text of all filed documents, deadlines, hearing dates, and results. In order to register for an account, one must be a lawyer, work in a law firm, or be a self-represented litigant with a matter before the Court of Appeal.

General Advice

Archived Court Records

Court Services Online

  • Court documents (where available) are available for immediate download (fees apply).
  • Documents not available for immediate download, may be requested from the court registry (fees apply). Other documents may be prohibited for non-parties (sealed matters, family matters, etc.)
  • Registration required
  • Civil: search by party name, deceased name, court file number, or by date range.
  • Appeals: search by case number or by party name.
  • Traffic/Criminal: search by participant name, file number or agency.

See also Finding court records and transcripts - SFU

Archived Court Records

Plumitifs – Soquij

  • Available with a monthly subscription only.
  • Direct online access to civil, criminal and penal judicial records from Quebec courthouses and municipal courts.
  • Plumitifs are coded only in French.

Guide to Court Records - archival


Inspired by material prepared by Sarah Richmond (Windsor Law alumna, 2011), with assistance from CALL/ACBD members from across Canada.

Last updated Dec 2, 2021 AD