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Rules of the Supreme Court of Canada (SOR/2002-156)

Regulations are current to 2021-04-20 and last amended on 2021-01-27. Previous Versions

FORM 25Rule 25Notice of Application for Leave To Appeal

(Style of Cause (Rule 22) — Use Form 1 of Guidelines for Preparing Documents to be Filed with the Supreme Court of Canada (Print and Electronic))

TAKE NOTICE that (name of applicant) applies for leave to appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada, under (cite the legislative provision or provisions that authorize the application for leave to appeal), from the judgment of the (name of the court appealed from and file number from that court) made on (date) and for (insert the nature of order or relief sought);

AND FURTHER TAKE NOTICE that this application for leave to appeal is made on the following grounds: (set out concisely and number each ground on which the application is made).

Dated at (place), (province or territory) this (date) day of (month), (year).

SIGNED BY (signature of counsel or party or agent)

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Applicant
(Counsel’s (or party’s, if unrepresented) name, address and telephone number, and fax number and email address (if any))
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Agent (if any)
(Agent’s name, address and telephone number, and fax number and email address (if any))

ORIGINAL TO: THE REGISTRAR

COPIES TO: (Name, address and telephone number, and fax number and email address (if any), of every party and all other parties and interveners in the court appealed from)

NOTICE TO THE RESPONDENT OR INTERVENER: A respondent or intervener may serve and file a memorandum in response to this application for leave to appeal within 30 days after the day on which a file is opened by the Court following the filing of this application for leave to appeal or, if a file has already been opened, within 30 days after the service of this application for leave to appeal. If no response is filed within that time, the Registrar will submit this application for leave to appeal to the Court for consideration under section 43 of the Supreme Court Act.

(A certificate in Form 23A and, if applicable, certificates in Forms 23B and 23C must be filed at the same time as this notice of application for leave to appeal. In addition, any reasons for judgment and orders from the courts below must be attached to the notice, as a schedule.)

  • SOR/2013-175, s. 43
  • SOR/2016-271, ss. 44, 52(F)
  • SOR/2019-1, s. 16
  • SOR/2020-281, s. 20
 
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