List of summaries, consolidations and regulations
The Court Officials Act, 2012
The Court Officials Act, 2012 governs the appointment of court officials and specifies their jurisdiction, duties and powers.
The Lieutenant Governor in Council may appoint a Registrar of the Court of Appeal, Registrar of the Court of Queen's Bench, Registrar of Provincial Court, and Inspector of Court Offices.
The Minister of Justice may appoint the following officials:
The Inspector of Court Offices may appoint the following officials:
Court officials are required to take an oath of office when appointed. Every court official is an officer of the court and has jurisdiction throughout Saskatchewan.
The Inspector of Court Offices is required to:
A court official may require a person requesting service to pay all fees and costs in advance.
The Act also regulates the handling of money paid into court and allows the Minister of Justice to set the hours of operation and the days when Saskatchewan court offices and courts will be open.