The judicial districts of Alma, Chicoutimi and Roberval come within the coordination region of Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean.

Mr. Jean Hudon is the coordinating judge, and his office is located in the Alma courthouse.

The region has 10 judges, who sit in each the courthouses and service sites. The judges all have jurisdiction in civil, criminal and penal, and youth matters.

Furthermore, two presiding justices of the peace sit in the Court of Québec.

Regional particularities