Hamilton Small Claims Court
45 Main Street East
Hamilton, Ontario L8N 2B7
PARKING: There is no free parking in the immediate vicinity and no parking on the courthouse grounds. Paid parking can be found at several lots south of the courthouse.
HOURS OF OPERATION: The administration office is located on the ground floor. It opens at 8:30am and closes promptly at 5:00pm. If you are not served by 5:00pm you will need to come back another day. Note: Court staff are prohibited from giving legal advice. If you require legal advice you should speak with a Law Society.
COURTROOMS: Generally the Hamilton Small Claims Court sits in courtrooms 322 and 324 on the third floor of 45 Main Street East. Adjacent to the courtrooms are private conference rooms and immediately outside of the courtrooms is sitting for parties waiting to attend to matters in the courtrooms.
STATISTICS: Claims Filed Last Year: 2,545 Change From Previous Year: -3%
Did You Know…
– The John Sopinka Courthouse incorporates the former 1930’s post office into its design? If you go to the east end of the courthouse you will see many preserved aspects of this heritage building.
– The Hamilton Small Claims Court is the sixth busiest Ontario Small Claims Court.
– The Hamilton Small Claims Court bears many similarities to the Brampton Small Claims Court.
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