Huron County. Municipal Office

Site: County of Huron Court House

Service: Ontario Court of Justice. Provincial Offences Office

Record #: HUR0031
Last Modified: 28 Feb 2022
Last Full Update: 28 Feb 2022


Description (Service) CV-19 Offices closed to public. Phone and online service continues.

Responsible for the administration of the County's court services including setting trial dates and collection of fines laid under the Provincial Offences Act (POA).

Provincial Offences are non-criminal charges and include:
  • Fines issued under the Highway Traffic Act
  • Liquor License Act
  • Trespass to Property Act
  • Compulsory Automobile Insurance Act
  • Other charges under Provincial Offences jurisdiction include contravention to municipal by-laws and minor federal statutes such as Fish and Game

    The Provincial Offences Administration is a division of the Treasury Department.
  • Service Details

    Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
    Areas Served Huron County
    Eligibility No restrictions
    Application Payments can be made by mail (do not mail cash) or in person by: Cash, Debit, VISA, MasterCard, Money Order or personal cheque. Please make payable to: Treasurer, County of Huron. NOTE: Post dated cheques WILL NOT be accepted.  
    Provincial Offences Act (POA) violations can be paid online HERE
    Languages English
    Fees All returned cheques and credit card reversals are subject to a $35.00 fee.  
    For past due payments, If you are paying outside of the prescribed time you may have incurred extra fees and your licence may be suspended and/or collection proceedings may have commenced. Contact the Court Office to verify your outstanding amount.  
    If you have a Notice of Suspension please note that the $180.00 reinstatement fee is NOT payable to the Court Office. This fee MUST be paid to the Ministry of Transportation (MTO) prior to any reinstatement of the licence; failure to pay will cause the licence to remain suspended. The reinstatement process takes 3-5 business days. The FINES affecting the licence ARE payable at the Court Office and not at MTO offices.

    Address and Location

    Located In Community Goderich
    Address & Map
    County of Huron Court House
    1 Courthouse Square, Lower Level
    Goderich, ON N7A 1M2
    Physical Access Fully Accessible

    Contact Information

    Office Phone 519-524-8394 Ext 2
    Toll Free Phone 1-888-524-8394
    Fax 519-524-2044

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