Judicial justice

Last updated: May 31, 2022

Appointed under section 30.2 of the Provincial Court Act, judicial justices may be assigned a variety of judicial duties by the Chief Judge.

Some judicial justices preside in court throughout the province, hearing traffic matters and ticketable offences under provincial legislation.

Others are assigned judicial duties at the Justice Centre, where they consider search warrant applications and hear applications for detention or bail.

Still others conduct criminal arraignment hearings and deal with applications under the Criminal Code in one of the province’s problem-solving courts.

Applicable job codes

  Judicial justice
Job code 051056
Salary plan VAR
Grade JJP
Bargaining unit code 0


Rates effective April 1, 2022

Step Annual Monthly Bi-weekly Hourly
Maximum 133,500.25 11,125.02 5,117.05 73.1007

Previous rates

Rates effective April 1, 2021

Step Annual Monthly Bi-weekly Hourly
Maximum 129,500.24 10,791.69 4,963.73 70.9104

Rates effective April 1, 2020

Step Annual Monthly Bi-weekly Hourly
Maximum 125,750.17 10,479.18 4,819.99 68.8570