Commissioner of Oaths, Thunder Bay

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Record #: TBY0605 Last Modified: 15 Oct 2014 Last Full Update: 11 Jun 2014
Description & Services
Public Comments
  • Commissioners of Oaths in the Family Court office deal only with family matters and Family Responsibility Office documents, while those in the Criminal Court office deal only with criminal matters 
  • Commissioners of Oaths in the Provincial Offences Office at City Hall deal with provincial offences 
  • City Clerk Office also has employees who are Commissioners of Oaths, but they do not assist with wills or estates, for family law issues or for mortgages 
  • Justices of the Peace act as ex-officio Commissioners of Oaths and will only certify court related documents, not family 
  • Service Ontario locations that offer Commissioners of Oaths will only certify for provincial services that Service Ontario deals with - identification, driver and vehicle services, landlord and tenant services, Ministry of Natural Resources, but do NOT certify for birth certificates
 
DescriptionAdministers and witnesses oaths in accordance with the law 
 
HoursCourt House: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm 
JP Office: 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
City Hall and Provincial Offences: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
Service Ontario (James St only): Mon-Wed, Fri 8:30 am-5 pm; Thu 8:30 am-8 pm; Sat 9 am-1 pm
Areas ServedThunder Bay
EligibilityMust be court related documents for Justice of the Peace services
LanguagesEnglish
FeesService ; None - Justices of the Peace act without charge
Contact Information
Office PhoneConsolidated Court House: 807-626-7100 
Office of the City Clerk: 807-625-2230 
Provincial Offences Office: 807-625-2999 
Service Ontario: 807-475-1425
Fax807-626-7199
Primary ContactNorma Honeysett, Client Service Representative; Email: norma.honeysett@ontario.ca
Alternate ContactNancy Rissanen, Secretary, Justice of the Peace; Phone: 807-625-1640; Email: nancy.rissanen@ontario.ca
Site LocationJustice of the Peace Office, Consolidated Courthouse, South Ward
Located In CommunityThunder Bay
AddressConsolidated Courthouse
125 Brodie St N
Thunder Bay, ON P7C 0A3
IntersectionBrodie St N and Miles St E
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status(30) Provincial Government