Responding to an Originating Application

You have been served with two forms, which were filed in the Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta. The forms are: Originating Application – This form tells you what the other party is asking for and the court date. Affidavit – This form is the other party's evidence for the court.

Time Limits

Unless the Applicant or their lawyer agrees to give you extra time, you must take the steps listed here before the court date.

We recommend that you talk to a lawyer before taking any steps.

Responding to an Originating Application FAQs

  • What forms do I need to fill out?

  • What do I do next?

  • How do I notify the Applicant?

  • What happens next?