BC Provincial Court Changes
Starting June 1st, 2017 important changes are coming that British Columbians need to know if they intend to start an action in BC Provincial Court. First, if your claim is $5,000 or less, then in most cases you must proceed with your claim through the online Civil Resolution Tribunal. And second, the Provincial Court now has jurisdiction for all matters with a monetary limit up to $35,000. For more details regarding these changes you should review the Provincial Court’s announcement at its News and Reports webpage.