Appointments Process

The Judicial Appointments Advisory Committee was formed in 1988, and the Justices of the Peace Appointments Advisory Committee, in 2007. These committees operate independently of the Ontario Court of Justice. As a convenience, information about their procedures and their work are included here.

Frequently Asked Questions

Update June 7, 2023: The Committee is presently reviewing applications that were received in the current application process, which closed May 31, 2023.

The Role of the Committee



The Justice of the Peace Position



Application Process






Additional Steps

Ontario Court of Justice