Ontario Court of Justice


The Ontario Court of Justice is the largest court in the country. They hear approximately 590,000 criminal charges, millions of provincial offences such as traffic tickets, and serve 25,000 families in crisis annually. The Court sits in close to 200 locations throughout the province. They can be found in remote communities, in small rural cities and in large urban centres. 

The Court's judges and justices of the peace preside over adult criminal, youth criminal, family law, child welfare, and provincial offence matters, in accordance with the jurisdiction conferred upon the Court by the laws of the Province of Ontario and Canada.

The locations of all Ontario Court of Justice courthouses are posted on the Ministry of the Attorney General website at