Site: Guelph - Woolwich St
Service: Superior Court of Justice - Small Claims Court
|Record #: GCL1227||Last Modified: 23 Mar 2021||Last Full Update: 23 Mar 2021|
|Located In Community||Guelph|
|Address & Map|
|Intersection||Woolwich St and Douglas St|
|Mailing Address||c/o Small Claims Court|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible - accessible from upper or lower level * elevator - buttons in braille|
|Description & Services|
|Description (Service)||COVID-19 Update: Courts are not operating as usual. Do not go to the courthouse. People may still file claims through the Small Claims Court online filing service. Visit the Superior Court of Justice website for detailed information.
Deals with civil disputes of a monetary value of up to $35,000. Cases over $35,000 are handled by the Superior Court of Justice (civil court). In Ontario, the Small Claims Court is a branch of the Superior Court of Justice.
|Hours||Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Counter service Mon-Fri 9 am-11 am, 2 pm-4pm
|Areas Served||Guelph ; Wellington County|
|Eligibility||Individuals 18 years and younger must be accompanied by a legal guardian|
|Application||Claims can be submitted online, in-person or by mail. For information on how to proceed with a small claim, visit: Small Claims Court
Claim forms are available at the office or online.
|Languages||English ; French ; Interpretive Services|
|Fees||Service ; Fee payable to file a claim or defense and for most steps in a proceeding. Fees and allowances payable to witnesses summoned for attendance and travel to court. Visit website for more information.
For a breakdown of procedural costs, visit Small Claims Court - Fees and Allowances
|Legal Status||(30) Provincial Government|
|Service Categories||Civil Division of Provincial/Territorial Court|