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COVID-19 UPDATE: Provincial Offences Courthouse – Screening & Hearing Appointments April 6 to May 29, 2020 Adjourned

Closed - Provincial Offences Courthouse 950 Burnhamthorpe Road West closed until further notice.

COVID-19 | April 6, 2020

All scheduled matters under the Provincial Offices Act (POA) matters, Screening and Hearing Appointments scheduled between  April 6 through to and including May 29, 2020 are being adjourned. Attendance at court is not required at this time.  New court dates, screening or hearing appointments will be sent by mail to the address on file with the court.

The Government of Ontario under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act (EMPCA), suspended any limitation periods in statutes and regulations for the duration of the State of Emergency. This will impact timelines under the Provincial Offences Act and related proceedings. A copy of the order is available online at: https://www.ontario.ca/laws/regulation/200073.

To learn about the latest updates on actions taken by the City of Mississauga visit mississauga.ca/coronavirus.

For further COVID-19 information, please visit Region of Peel Public Health. 

 

Media Contact:
Catherine Monast
Senior Advisor Media and Public Information
City of Mississauga
905-615-3200, ext. 5046
catherine.monast@mississauga.ca
TTY: 905-896-5151