Federal Court of Appeal

The Federal Court of Appeal has announced a new e-filing platform and consolidated practice direction. Taking effect June 1, 2023, the direction includes the use of electronic documents, electronic service and filing, handling of confidential documents, pronouns/pronunciations, and handling of hearings,.

According to the consolidated Practice Direction (link) the e-filing portal (link) is the preferred method of electronically filing documents (with the use of filing by email only to be used as a backup), although confidential materials are still be filed via the registry.