Plans For New Courts; Repair Work Soon

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The Supreme Court Complex at Whitepark Road, St. Michael, should be restored and operating within the first quarter of next year. Meanwhile, plans are in the pipeline for Barbados to have a dedicated family court and two commercial courts to assist with alleviating the backlog in the justice system. Attorney General, Dale Marshall, made these announcements during the admission of …

Supreme Court Building Closed

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Members of the public are asked to note that the Supreme Court Building on White Park Road, St. Michael, has been closed to facilitate its relocation to the Manor Lodge Complex in Green Hill, St. Michael. Operations are expected to resume on Monday, July 9, at the Manor Lodge Complex, Green Hill, St. Michael. Any inconvenience caused is regretted. julia.rawlins-bentham@barbados.gov.bb …

Court Repairs To Cost Government Millions

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It will cost Government an estimated $2.5 million to execute repairs on the Supreme Court Complex on White Park Road, St. Michael. And, Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Dale Marshall, is of the view that after less than 10 years in establishment, there was “no good reason” why the building should be overrun with mould to the extent …

Relocation Of Court Delayed

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The public is advised that selected services will continue to be provided at the Supreme Court Complex on White Park Road, St. Michael, until further notice. This is as a result of delays in the completion of remedial work at the temporary relocation sites at Manor Lodge, St. Michael and Cane Garden, St. Thomas. Services which will continue to be …

Certificates Can Still Be Collected

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Members of the public are advised that they may continue to register recent deaths and marriages, and collect relevant certificates from the Supreme Court Complex on White Park Road, St. Michael, from tomorrow, Friday, June 8, until Tuesday, June 19. They may visit that location during this period for urgent birth certificates upon the production of documents to verify the …

Supreme Court To Be Temporarily Relocated

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Offices located at the Supreme Court Complex will be temporarily relocated to Manor Lodge, Green Hill, St. Michael, with effect from Monday, June 18, for approximately four months. As a result, the Court of Appeal and High Courts will be closed from Monday, May 28, to allow staff to begin the moving process. Meanwhile, the Records Department will remain open …

Document Filing At The Supreme Court

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The public is asked to note the following arrangements for filing documents at the Supreme Court Complex, Whitepark Road, St. Michael. Documents for High Court filings are being accepted on the Third Floor of the Supreme Court, while Court of Appeal filings are being accepted on the Second Floor. Persons wishing to lodge Wills can do so on the Second …

Judicial Council’s Statement On Court Complex

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Statement of The Judicial Council Re: The Environmental Issues at the Supreme Court Complex On Monday, April 30, the Judicial Council held an emergency meeting to discuss the environmental issues which had beset the Supreme Court Judicial Complex at Whitepark Road, Bridgetown. The Council invited the team of scientists who, in December 2017, had been engaged by the Registrar and the …

Supreme Court Complex Closed On Monday

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Members of the public are advised that the Supreme Court Complex, including the Registration Department, will be closed on Monday, April 30, to facilitate the cleaning of records. It will reopen on Wednesday, May 2, when the Records Department and Criminal Court No. 5 will be in operation. All jurors who are currently empanelled in that court are asked to …