Notices/Forms Wills & Estates
(Also see Notices/Forms Civil)
O. Reg. 520/22 amending Reg. 194 of R.R.O. 1990 (Rules of Civil Procedure) came into force January 30, 2023 - 16B.1 Lawyer's Certificate of Service 16C Sheriff’s Certificate of Service 74B.1 Lawyer’s Certificate of Service of Application for a Certificate of Appointment of Estate Trustee
Estates court rules and form changes - July 1, 2022 Summary Table
NOTICE TO THE PROFESSION, PARTIES, PUBLIC AND THE MEDIA - EFFECTIVE APRIL 19, 2022
Consolidated Notice to the Profession, Litigants, Accused Persons, the Public and the Media (May 19, 2020) - UPDATED March 18, 2022 re new probate application Information Form
New Estate Forms under Rules 74 & 75 of the Rules of Civil Procedure are effective January 1, 2022. Link to New Forms.
NOTICE TO LEGAL PROFESSION - On October 15, 2021, a regulation was filed to amend court rules and forms for estates proceedings in the Superior Court of Justice: O. Reg. 709/21, amending the Rules of Civil Procedure. The regulation:
These estate court rule and form amendments will come into force on January 1, 2022. Summary. Link to New Forms.
Documents submitted to the court in electronic format – Document naming protocol - Effective January 11, 2021. Below are sample document names:
Expert Report – Defendant – Loblaws Inc. – 13-MAR-2021
Financial Statement Form 13.1 – Respondent – A. Wong – 21-NOV-2021
11b Application – Defence – Nathanson – 12-JAN-2021
Commercial List and Estates List Filing Direction - August 17, 2020 (Updated March 15, 2021)
Free CPD on demand webcast (see link on Members Only page): Your Wills and Estates Practice and the COVID-19 Pandemic: What You Need to Know Right Now