Small Claims Court

SMALL CLAIMS COURT

In this section of our website you will find comprehensive information about the Small Claims Court matters:

Small Claims Courts (up to $25,000)

  • Small Claims Court Overview: General information about Small Claims Courts in Ontario; the range of matters that Small Claims Court can hear; Small Claims Court fees and proceedings; detail description of steps in a Small Claims Court proceeding; what to do after the Small Claims Court judgment
  • Breach of Contract: Situations for and proceedings of filing a claim for Breach Of Contract in Small Claims Court
  • Construction / Renovation: Situations for and proceedings of filing a claim for Construction / Renovation in Small Claims Court
  • Damage to Property: Situations for and proceedings of filing a claim for Damage to Property in Small Claims Court
  • Negligence: Situations for and proceedings of filing a claim for Negligence in Small Claims Court
  • Professional Malpractice: Situations for and proceedings of filing a claim for Professional Malpractice in Small Claims Court
  • Promissory Note: Situations for and proceedings of filing a claim for Promissory Note in Small Claims Court
  • Sales of Goods: Situations for and proceedings of filing a claim for Sales of Goods in Small Claims Court
  • Services Rendered: Situations for and proceedings of filing a claim for Services Rendered in Small Claims Court
  • Unpaid Account / Invoice / N.S.F. Cheque: Situations for and proceedings of filing a claim for Unpaid Account / Invoice / N.S.F. Cheque in Small Claims Court
  • Wrongful Dismissal: Situations for and proceedings of filing a claim for Wrongful Dismissal in Small Claims Court
  • Enforcement of Judgment: Options you have to enforce the Small Claims Court judgment
  • Appeal: How, when and where to file an appeal

Although, you do not need a lawyer or paralegal when you go to Small Claims Court, to have a knowledgeable and experienced party to defend your case is a good idea. Remember, CP Paralegal Services is always ready to help you with your Small Claims Court matter. The information below, that we have gathered especially for you, will assure you that dealing with Small Claims Court claim is complicated and often is overwhelming even for professionals.

Do not make a mistake! Save your time, money and nerves!

Let CP Paralegal Services do their job while you are doing yours!

Keep in mind that the other party is able to respond to your claim and may give evidence that will affect the judge’s view of your small claims court case. Remember, court staff cannot provide you with legal advice or help you to complete all necessary forms. Do not relay on information from relatives and friends, unless they are lawyers or paralegals.