Advertisements for Justice of the Peace Vacancies

Job Type
Ministry of the Attorney General
Closing Date

At the request of the Attorney General and in accordance with the Justices of the Peace Act, the Justices of the Peace Appointments Advisory Committee (JPAAC) invites applications for vacant justice of the peace positions in the province of Ontario in the following court locations:

Barrie (Bilingual-1)
Brampton (5)
Brampton (Bilingual-1)
Dryden (Indigenous-1)
Haileybury (1)
Hamilton (2)
Kenora (2)
Kingston (2)
Kitchener (1)
Kitchener (Bilingual-1)
London (Bilingual-1)
Newmarket (2)
Oshawa (3)
Oshawa (Bilingual-1)
Ottawa (2)
Ottawa (Bilingual-2)
Ottawa (Indigenous-1)
Owen Sound (Indigenous-1)
Sault Ste. Marie (1)
Sioux Lookout (Indigenous-1)
St. Catharines (1)
St. Catharines (Indigenous-2)
Sudbury (1)
Sudbury (Bilingual-1)
Timmins (Bilingual-1)
Thunder Bay (1)
Toronto (8)
Toronto (Bilingual-1)
Toronto (Indigenous-1)
Welland (1)

A justice of the peace is an independent judicial officer who presides in court over various proceedings under federal and provincial statutes. This is a full-time appointment that requires travel within the province.

Applications must be received by 11:59 P.M. EST on Wednesday July 31, 2024.

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