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Judicial Dispute Resolution - Booking Civil and Family JDR

Jun 21, 2021

Judicial Dispute Resolution Booking Procedures
Calgary & Edmonton
Fall Term (September – December 2021)

The following procedures will apply for this purpose, as follows:

  1. The list of available dates and assigned JDR Justices for EDMONTON and CALGARY have now been posted on this web site. 
  2. No bookings will be permitted until 7:30 am on June 22, 2021.
  3. Bookings must:
  4. (a) be made by completing, in full, the JDR Booking Request Form, which is located on the Alberta Courts Website
    **Please note that all fields on the form are mandatory. As such, if the form is not completed in full, it cannot be submitted
    (b) be submitted via e-mail, and the attached request form must relate to one JDR only.
    (c) please submit your request only on the date in which your priority falls under.

  5. Booking priority will be given as outlined below:
  6. (a) for the first 24 hours, June 22, 2021 – Family Law or Civil matters that were previously adjourned due to Covid Restrictions.
    (b) starting on June 23, 2021 - Any Family Law matters (Form 37 not required); or, Civil matters that are ready for trial (with a filed or unfiled form 37 attached - duly executed by all parties). Please refer to NPP#2019-03.

    Note: Please indicate in your “SUBJECT” line upon which priority(ies) you will be relying and a brief Style of Cause and action number.

    Note: If the case has been previously adjourned due to a Master Order or “wait listed”, please provide the JDR coordinator with a copy of the previous request.

  7. Forms received prior to the 7:30am booking start time will not be considered and may be deleted. The JDR Coordinator will be in touch with booking parties within 3 weeks after booking commences to advise you of whether and when your matter has been booked, so please provide all contact information in your booking form.
  8. If you have any questions about the above, address them to:
  9. Calgary & Edmonton - JDRBookingsEdmonton@albertacourts.ca