The Court of Appeal is the highest court in the province. It hears appeals from the Supreme Court, from the Provincial Court on some criminal matters, and reviews and appeals from some administrative boards and tribunals.
The Court of Appeal has a registrar who, in addition to other administrative duties, hears matters related to the settling of orders and bills of costs.
November 29, 2013
VICTORIA HEARING SCHEDULE 2014
The dates when the Court of Appeal is sitting in Victoria are now published on the website.
November 12, 2013
CRIMINAL PRACTICE DIRECTIVE - INEFFECTIVE ASSISTANCE OF COUNSEL
The Court of Appeal is issuing a new Practice Directive on the procedure to follow when there is an appeal allegation of Ineffective Assistance of Counsel in the lower court.
November 8, 2013
The British Columbia Court of Appeal welcomes the appointment of the Honourable Mr. Justice Richard Goepel, a judge of the Supreme Court of British Columbia to the Court of Appeal for British Columbia and the Court of Appeal of Yukon. The appointment is effective immediately. For further information, please see the announcements from the Department of Justice.
October 24, 2013
JUDICIAL LAW CLERK PROGRAM, 2015-2016
Applications are now being accepted to the Judicial Law Clerk Program for 2015-2016. The deadline for applications is Friday, January 24, 2014 at 4:30 pm, with interviews to be scheduled throughout February and March, 2014. For more information about the Judicial Law Clerk Program including the required qualifications and application process, please click here.