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Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada

Version of section 81 from 2021-01-27 to 2024-04-01:

  •  (1) Within 30 days after a judgment is delivered or reasons for judgment are deposited, a party may make a motion to a judge requesting an amendment if the judgment or reasons for judgment

    • (a) contain an error arising from an accidental slip or omission;

    • (b) do not accord with the judgment or reasons for judgment as delivered by the Court in open court; or

    • (c) overlooked or accidentally omitted a matter that should have been dealt with.

  • (2) The judge on a motion under subrule (1) may dismiss the motion, order that the judgment or reasons for judgment be amended or direct that a motion for a re-hearing be made to the Court in accordance with Rule 76.

  • SOR/2011-74, s. 34
  • SOR/2020-281, s. 17

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