Accelerating access to justice by moving more services online

Published on November 05, 2021

The Courts Digital Transformation solution will allow court users to:

  • digitally access court information 24 hours a day from anywhere
  • submit and view documents online
  • file even more court documents in more types of matters
  • have easier, faster access to court records
  • schedule matters and appearances
  • pay fees online
  • receive decisions electronically

"The new digital solution is a game-changer that will provide residents from Vaughan-Woodbridge with on-demand access to their legal matters,” said MPP Michael Tibollo. “Building on numerous recent breakthroughs, this central piece of the Justice Accelerated Strategy will provide the tools needed to better meet expectations for how justice can be done in 2021 and beyond.”

The Courts Digital Transformation solution will allow court users to:

  • digitally access court information 24 hours a day from anywhere
  • submit and view documents online
  • file even more court documents in more types of matters
  • have easier, faster access to court records
  • schedule matters and appearances
  • pay fees online
  • receive decisions electronically

This new solution is part of the province’s Justice Accelerated Strategy and will equip court participants, including members of the public, lawyers, self-represented litigants, judicial officials and court staff, with capabilities to help people resolve legal matters faster and easier. The new end-to-end digital system will be designed around user experience and will feature online self-service, integrated case tracking and streamlined court operations.

As more processes move online, you may wish to visit Guided Pathways, an online, interactive tool that helps complete court forms easily and accurately.