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.
June 22, 2015
NEW: CIVIL FACTUM (FORM 10) TEMPLATES FOR APPELLANTS AND RESPONDENTS
The Court of Appeal has created 2 documents (word templates) for appellants and respondents to easily create factums including:
- cover page;
- formatted page and paragraph numbering;
- instructions on each page and;
- a comprehensive factum checklist at the end of the template.
The Court of Appeal appreciates any feedback from the public and legal profession on new initiatives.
Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with your feedback.
June 22, 2015
The British Columbia Court of Appeal welcomes the appointment of the Honourable Madam Justice Lauri Ann Fenlon, 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.
March 31, 2015
B.C. COURT OF APPEAL ANNUAL REPORT 2014
The Annual Report of the B.C. Court of Appeal covering the activities of the Court for 2014 is now available.
March 27, 2015
CIVIL RULE REFORM CONSULTATION DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS EXTENDED TO 1 MAY 2015
The Court is extending the deadline for submissions on its civil rule reform consultation until 1 May 2015. Details may be found here. Persons making a submission may do so anonymously by letter to the Registrar or by indicating in their emailed submission that they do not wish their names to be used when their submission is considered by the Court.