The Canadian Judicial Council is a federal body created under the Judges Act with the mandate to promote efficiency, uniformity, and accountability, and to improve the quality of judicial service in the superior courts of Canada.


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NEW Judicial Conduct Process!

The Canadian Judicial Council is pleased to announce the coming into force of new Procedures and By-laws governing the judicial conduct review process. These new measures are designed to make the process more efficient and effective, while preserving judicial independence and fairness for both the complainants and the judges.

Review Procedures
Inquiries and
Investigations By-laws

Process Overview




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