Court of Appeal Sitting Dates

  • 2016

    Place of
    Sitting

    General Appeal Hearings (includes Civil Appeal Hearing List) - Opening Day1

    Fast Track Appeals - Opening Day1&2

    Sentence Sittings - First Day of Oral Argument1&3

    Panel Applications1

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Mon. Jan. 4
    Mon. Jan. 11

    Mon. Jan. 4
    Mon. Jan. 11

    Tues. Jan 19
    Tues. Jan 26

    Thurs. Jan. 21
    Thurs. Jan. 21

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Mon. Feb. 1
    Mon. Feb. 8

    Mon. Feb. 1
    Mon. Feb. 8

    Wed. Feb. 17
    Tues. Feb. 23

    Thurs. Feb. 25
    Thurs. Feb. 25

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Mon. Feb. 29
    Mon. Mar. 7

    Mon. Feb. 29
    Mon. Mar. 7

    Tues. Mar. 15
    Tues. Mar. 22

    Thurs. Mar. 17
    Thurs. Mar. 17

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Mon. Apr. 4
    Mon. Apr. 11

    Mon. Apr. 4
    Mon. Apr. 11

    Tues. Apr. 19
    Tues. Apr. 26

    Thurs. Apr. 21
    Thurs. Apr. 21

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Mon. May. 2
    Mon. May 9

    Mon. May. 2
    Mon. May 9

    Tues. May 17
    Wed. May 25

    Thurs. May 19
    Thurs. May 19

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Mon. June 6
    Mon. June 13

    Mon. June 6
    Mon. June 13

    Tues. June 21
    Tues. June 21

    Thurs. June 23
    Thurs. June 23

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Mon. July 114
    Mon. July 114

     

     

     

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Tues. Sept. 6
    Mon. Sept. 12

    Tues. Sept. 6
    Mon. Sept. 12

    Tues. Sept. 20
    Tues. Sept. 27

    Thurs. Sept. 22
    Thurs. Sept. 22

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Mon. Oct. 3
    Tues. Oct. 11

    Mon. Oct. 3
    Tues. Oct. 11

    Tues. Oct. 18
    Tues. Oct. 25

    Thurs. Oct. 20
    Thurs. Oct. 20

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Mon. Oct. 31
    Mon. Nov. 7

    Mon. Oct. 31
    Mon. Nov. 7

    Tues. Nov. 15
    Tues. Nov. 22

    Thurs. Nov. 17
    Thurs. Nov. 17

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Mon. Nov. 28
    Mon. Dec. 5

    Mon. Nov. 28
    Mon. Dec. 5

    Tues. Dec. 13
    Tues. Dec. 13

    Thurs. Dec. 15
    Thurs. Dec. 15

    1       All sittings open at 10:00 a.m. unless otherwise directed.

    2       Time frames will be calculated from the opening day of the sittings.

    3       For purposes of calculating time frames, opening day is the Monday prior to the first day of oral argument, whether or not the Monday of that week is a holiday.

    4       Limited to appeals - (1) Against sentence where the appellant is in custody and there is a reasonable possibility that the result of the appeal is that he or she might be released before the next regular sittings of the Court; (2) From conviction where the appellant is in custody and has been refused interim release pending appeal; (3) Such other cases which, because of urgency or special circumstances, are directed to be heard by order of a Judge of Appeal.

  • 2017

    Place of
    Sitting

    General Appeal Hearings -
    (Week of)1&2

    Sentence Sittings - First Day of Oral Argument1&3

    Panel Applications1

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Tues. Jan. 3
    Mon. Jan. 9

    Tues. Jan 17
    Tues. Jan 24

    Thurs. Jan. 19
    Thurs. Jan. 19

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Mon. Jan. 30
    Mon. Feb. 6

    Tues. Feb. 14
    Wed. Feb. 22

    Thurs. Feb. 16
    Thurs. Feb. 16

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Mon. Feb. 27
    Mon. Mar. 6

    Tues. Mar. 14
    Tues. Mar. 21

    Thurs. Mar. 16
    Thurs. Mar. 16

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Mon. Apr. 3
    Mon. Apr. 10

    Wed. Apr. 19
    Tues. Apr. 25

    Thurs. Apr. 27
    Thurs. Apr. 27

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Mon. May 1
    Mon. May 8

    Tues. May 16
    Wed. May 24

    Thurs. May 18
    Thurs. May 18

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Mon. June 5
    Mon. June 12

    Tues. June 20
    Tues. June 20

    Thurs. June 22
    Thurs. June 22

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Mon. July 174
    Mon. July 174

     

     

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Tues. Sept. 5
    Mon. Sept. 11

    Tues. Sept. 19
    Tues. Sept. 26

    Thurs. Sept. 21
    Thurs. Sept. 21

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Mon. Oct. 2
    Tues. Oct. 10

    Tues. Oct. 17
    Tues. Oct. 24

    Thurs. Oct. 19
    Thurs. Oct. 19

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Mon. Oct. 30
    Mon. Nov. 6

    Wed. Nov. 15
    Tues. Nov. 21

    Thurs. Nov. 23
    Thurs. Nov. 23

    Edmonton
    Calgary

    Mon. Nov. 27
    Mon. Dec. 4

    Tues. Dec. 12
    Tues. Dec. 12

    Thurs. Dec. 14
    Thurs. Dec. 14


    1       All sittings open at 10:00 a.m. unless otherwise directed.

    2       General Appeal Hearings will consist of all Civil and Criminal Appeals (excluding Sentence Appeals). For the purposes of calculating time frames, Monday is the opening day of the sittings week, whether or not the Monday of that week is a holiday. The first day of each sittings week is reserved for Fast Track Appeals.

    3       For purposes of calculating time frames, opening day is the Monday prior to the first day of oral argument, whether or not the Monday of that week is a holiday.

    4       Limited to appeals - (1) Against sentence where the appellant is in custody and there is a reasonable possibility that the result of the appeal is that he or she might be released before the next regular sittings of the Court; (2) From conviction where the appellant is in custody and has been refused interim release pending appeal; (3) Such other cases which, because of urgency or special circumstances, are directed to be heard by order of a Judge of Appeal.