New Small Claims Procedures

Starting June 1, 2017, with a few exceptions, civil claims of up to $5000 will no longer be dealt with in Small Claims Court – instead, in BC’s new online Civil Resolution Tribunal. At the same time, the upper limit of civil cases heard in Provincial Court will increase to $35,000. See more here.

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small claims, small claims court, bc provincial court, provincial court