Supreme Court of Canada

NOTICE: The Supreme Court of Canada building is closed to visitors due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Chief Justice has directed that, given the pandemic, until further notice, all counsel are to appear at hearings via videoconference, using Zoom. The Justices will be present in the Courtroom, and all proceedings will be livestreamed on the Court’s website. Read more >>

Its role and history as well as a video about the Supreme Court and its work

Learn about the Court’s current and past members

Message from the Chief Justice, Richard Wagner

Chief Justice Richard Wagner

“Welcome to the Supreme Court of Canada, the only bilingual (two languages) and bijural (two legal systems) supreme court in the world. We work and decide cases in French and English, in all areas of law…” Read more >>



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Next hearing date: 2021-01-18

Date modified:2020-12-18