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Alberta court locations

Find your nearest location and its sitting dates.

Apply to be a provincial judge

Learn about the application process to become a Provincial Court judge.

Courts in Alberta

Roles and responsibilities of the courts in Alberta.

Family court assistance

Contact family court counsellors to get help with preparing for court, accessing the court system and resolving your parenting dispute.

Family law

Promoting the well-being of children and families through the family law system.

File an application or claim in court

Apply to bring an issue or complaint before a judge in court for legal judgment.

Judicial compensation commissions

An independent commission reviews the compensation of Alberta judges and masters in chambers and recommends changes to it every 4 years.

Justices of the peace compensation commissions

An independent commission reviews the compensation of Alberta justices of the peace and recommends changes to it every 4 years.

Legal assistance

There are more than 7,600 lawyers in Alberta. Learn more about finding or hiring a lawyer. You can also get information on whether you qualify for Legal Aid and how to get assistance.

Resolution and Court Administration Services

Providing a range of resolution and court supports for people involved in legal disputes.

Respond to a Divorce Act Application

How to respond to a Divorce Act Application that you’ve been served with.

Respond to a Family Law Act Application

How to respond to a Family Law Act Application that you’ve been served with.

Respond to a Restraining Order Without Notice

How to respond to a Restraining Order Without Notice that you’ve been served with.

Respond to an application or order from the Court of Queen’s Bench

How to respond to an application or order from this court.

Respond to an Emergency Protection Order

How to respond to an Emergency Protection Order that you’ve been served with.

Respond to an Originating Application

How to respond to an Originating Application that you’ve been served with.