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Appearing in court by phone

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In some situations, parties may be able to attend court by telephone. But they will need to get court approval — in advance. Telephone hearings are more available before tribunals.

What you should know

  • This information applies to British Columbia, Canada
  • Reviewed for legal accuracy in January 2018
  • Time to read: 3 minutes

Reviewed for legal accuracy by

Adam Roberts, Adam J. Roberts

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This information from People’s Law School explains in a general way the law that applies in British Columbia, Canada. The information is not intended as legal advice. See our disclaimer.

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