Starting on March 1, 2020, Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (Canada) proceedings originating in the following areas must be filed at the Superior Court of Justice in Hamilton instead of in Toronto: Hamilton, Norfolk, Haldimand, Brant, and Niagara. Cases originating in these areas and filed in Toronto prior to March 1, 2020 will continue to be heard by Registrars in Bankruptcy in Toronto, unless the court orders otherwise in specific cases.
For more information, please see:
- section G of Part IV (Civil Proceedings) of the Consolidated Practice Direction for the Central South Region; and
- section H of Part I (Applications and Motions) of the Consolidated Practice Direction for Civil Actions, Applications, Motions and Procedural Matters in the Toronto Region.