On October 23, 2000 the administration of the Provincial Offences Act for the Kenora Court Services Area was downloaded from the Province to the City of Kenora. The Provincial Offences Act contains the Rules of Procedure governing Provincial Statutes as well as several minor federal offences. The Kenora Court Services Area includes Kenora, Red Lake, Ear Falls and Sioux Narrows/Nestor Falls.
The Provincial Offences office is located in City Hall on the main floor, reception area. The hours of operation are from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm – Monday to Friday (except statutory holidays).
Payments are accepted for all Provincial Offences fines province-wide, by way of Cash, Cheque, Money Order, Debit Card, Master Card and Visa. Additionally, current fines may paid be through City of Kenora e-Store Services. Visa Debit is NOT accepted.
Arrangements for Option 2 (Guilty with an explanation) and Option 3 (Not Guilty plea/Trial option) are made through this office.
The City of Kenora provides prosecution services for Part 1 tickets and Courtroom Clerk/Monitor services for all Provincial Offences Courts held in the Kenora Court Services area.
Provincial Offences Administration Forms
Various administration forms are available to print, fill in, and return to the Provincial Offences Office at City Hall.