Record #: DUF0010
Last Modified: 05 Jul 2022
Last Full Update: 05 Jul 2022


Description (Service) Provides administrative services and courtroom support to all judicial officers in the Superior Court of Justice and the Ontario Court of Justice. 

Ontario Court of Justice - responsible for most criminal trials, all bail and preliminary hearings, young offenders, provincial offences, and some family cases including adoption, support and custody, and child protection

Superior Court of Justice - responsible for all jury trials and civil cases, some family cases including divorce, custody, support and property division, some criminal trials (generally of a more serious nature), some appeals, small claims court.  Enforcement Office is at this location

Services offered at the Orangeville Courthouse include:

Public service court staff - responsible for: 
  • managing the jury system 
  • providing the courtroom clerks, court reporters, registrars and court interpreters required for court proceedings 
  • scheduling court cases 
  • maintaining court records and files 
  • collecting fines and fees
  • enforcing civil orders 
  • providing  justice information to the public 
  • facilitating the delivery of other justice services, including civil and family mediation programs, victims' services and legal aid services

Justice of the Peace - responsible for:
  • issuing subpoenas summonses and warrants, including search warrants 
  • administering oaths (court related matters only) 
  • conducting bail hearings 
  • provincial offence matters

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Dufferin County
Eligibility No restrictions
  • Call for information
  • Some services by appointment
  • Languages English
    Fees Service - fee for Commissioner of Oaths service ; depending on issue may be a fee or fine

    Address and Location

    Located In Community Orangeville
    Address & Map
    Orangeville Courthouse
    10 Louisa St
    Orangeville, ON L9W 3P9
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    Intersection Broadway and Louisa St
    Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking and entrance is accessible, washrooms are not. For other accessibility requests, speak to coordinator at administrative counter on second floor

    Contact Information

    Office Phone 519-941-5802

    Agency Overview

    Services at this Location