Call for candidates

The table below brings together the positions of judge and presiding justice of the peace currently to be filled. It indicates the competition number assigned by Quebec Government’s Ministry of Justice, the place of residence pertaining to the position, the Court’s division(s) related to and as well as many useful information, including the deadline to apply. This reference tool is updated regularly.

 

See also the Selection Process section to get useful information on the subject

Table of vacancies on the bench

* Table updated on June 9, 2022

Competition no.Vacancy
(Municipality and division(s))
Origin of vacancyDatesName and date of appointment of new judge
 Val-d'Or
Criminal and Penal Division, Youth Division and Civil Division
 
NewVacancy effective date

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2022-05-30

Publication by the Barreau du Québec

Deadline to submitting application

Selection committee was formed

Selection committee's report to the Minister
 
 
Competition no.Vacancy
(Municipality and division(s))
Origin of vacancyDatesName and date of appointment of new judge
 Sept-Îles
Youth Division and, subsidiarily, Criminal and Penal Division
 
NewVacancy effective date

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2022-05-30

Publication by the Barreau du Québec

Deadline to submitting application

Selection committee was formed

Selection committee's report to the Minister
 
 

No vacancies

Competition no.Vacancy
(Municipality and division(s))
Origin of vacancyDatesName and date of appointment of new judge
CQ-2022-169Saint-Jérôme
Civil Division
VacancyVacancy effective date
2021-08-24

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2021-08-30

Publication by the Barreau du Québec
2022-04-08

Deadline to submitting application
2022-05-27

Selection committee was formed


Selection committee's report to the Minister

 
 
CQ-2022-167Saint-Jérôme
Youth Division
Saint-Jérôme
Youth Division
(Judge Michèle Toupin)
Vacancy effective date
2021-10-03

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2021-06-18

Publication by the Barreau du Québec
2022-03-08

Deadline to submitting application
2022-04-08

Selection committee was formed
2022-04-27

Selection committee's report to the Minister
 
 
CQ-2022-166Saint-Jérôme
Civil Division
Saint-Jérôme
Civil Division
(Judge Annie Breault)
Vacancy effective date
2021-04-27

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2021-06-18

Publication by the Barreau du Québec
2022-03-08

Deadline to submitting application
2022-04-08

Selection committee was formed


Selection committee's report to the Minister

 
 
Competition no.Vacancy
(Municipality and division(s))
Origin of vacancyDatesName and date of appointment of new judge
CQ-2022-174
(voir l'avis de sélection)
Shawinigan
Youth Division and, subsidiarily, Criminal and Penal Division
 
NewVacancy effective date

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2022-05-30

Publication by the Barreau du Québec
2022-06-08

Deadline to submitting application
2022-08-26

Selection committee was formed

Selection committee's report to the Minister
 
 
JPM-2021-026Trois-Rivières
Criminal & Penal Division
Presiding Justice of the Peace
Trois-Rivières
Criminal & Penal Division
Presiding Justice of the Peace (PJP Annie Vanasse)
Vacancy effective date
2021-04-22

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2021-04-23

Publication by the Barreau du Québec
2021-05-09

Deadline to submitting application
2022-06-17

Selection committee was formed

Selection committee's report to the Minister
 
 
Competition no.Vacancy
(Municipality and division(s))
Origin of vacancyDatesName and date of appointment of new judge
CQ-2022-172
(voir l'avis de sélection)
Saint-Hyacinthe
Criminal and Penal Division
NewVacancy effective date

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2022-05-30

Publication by the Barreau du Québec
2022-06-08

Deadline to submitting application
2022-08-26

Selection committee was formed

Selection committee's report to the Minister
 
 
CQ-2022-168
 
Salaberry-de-Valleyfield
Civil Division
Salaberry-de-Valleyfield
Civil Division
(Judge Claude Montpetit)
Vacancy effective date
2022-03-29

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2021-10-06

Publication by the Barreau du Québec
2022-03-08

Deadline to submitting application
2022-04-08

Selection committee was formed


Selection committee's report to the Minister

 
 

CQ-2022-164

Salaberry-de-Valleyfield
Youth Division
VacancyVacancy effective date
2022-01-01

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2021-08-30

Publication by the Barreau du Québec
2022-02-08

Deadline to submitting application
2022-03-25

Selection committee was formed
2022-04-27

Selection committee's report to the Minister
2022-05-13
Véronique Crête
2022-06-08
JPM-2022-025Longueuil
Criminal and Penal Division
Presiding Justice of the Peace
VacancyVacancy effective date

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2022-01-31

Publication by the Barreau du Québec
2022-02-08

Deadline to submitting application
2022-03-25

Selection committee was formed
2022-04-27

Selection committee's report to the Minister
 
 
 Longueuil
Youth Division
NewVacancy effective date

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2022-05-30

Publication by the Barreau du Québec

Deadline to submitting application

Selection committee was formed

Selection committee's report to the Minister
 
 
 Longueuil
Youth Division
NewVacancy effective date

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2022-05-30

Publication by the Barreau du Québec

Deadline to submitting application

Selection committee was formed

Selection committee's report to the Minister
 
 
 Longueuil
Youth Division
NewVacancy effective date

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2022-05-30

Publication by the Barreau du Québec

Deadline to submitting application

Selection committee was formed

Selection committee's report to the Minister
 
 
 Longueuil
Criminal and Penal Division
NewVacancy effective date

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2022-05-30

Publication by the Barreau du Québec

Deadline to submitting application

Selection committee was formed

Selection committee's report to the Minister
 
 
Competition no.Vacancy
(Municipality and division(s))
Origin of vacancyDatesName and date of appointment of new judge
JPM-2022-027
(voir l'avis de sélection)
Montréal
Criminal and Penal Division
Presiding Justice of the Peace
Montréal
Criminal and Penal Division
Presiding Justice of the Peace
(PJP Fannie Turcot)
Vacancy effective date

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2022-05-30

Publication by the Barreau du Québec
2022-06-08

Deadline to submitting application
2022-08-26

Selection committee was formed

Selection committee's report to the Minister
 
 
CQ-2022-171Montréal
Civil Division
Montréal
Civil Division
(Daniel Dortélus)
Vacancy effective date
2022-07-21

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2022-03-21

Publication by the Barreau du Québec
2022-05-09

Deadline to submitting application
2022-06-17

Selection committee was formed


Selection committee's report to the Minister
 
 
CQ-2022-170Montréal
Civil Division
Montréal
Civil Division
(Sylvain Coutlée)
Vacancy effective date
2022-05-24

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2022-03-21

Publication by the Barreau du Québec
2022-04-08

Deadline to submitting application
2022-05-27

Selection committee was formed


Selection committee's report to the Minister

 
 
CQ-2022-165
 
Montréal
Civil Division
Montréal
Civil Division
(Judge Dominique Vézina)
Vacancy effective date
2020-11-11

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2021-06-18

Publication by the Barreau du Québec
2022-03-08

Deadline to submitting application
2022-04-08

Selection committee was formed


Selection committee's report to the Minister

 
 
CQ-2022-163Montréal
Criminal and Penal Division
Montréal
Criminal and Penal Division
(Judge Dominique B. Joly)
Vacancy effective date
2022-05-09

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2021-12-17

Publication by the Barreau du Québec
2022-02-08

Deadline to submitting application
2022-03-25

Selection committee was formed


Selection committee's report to the Minister

 
 
CQ-2022-162Montréal
Criminal and Penal Division
Montréal
Criminal and Penal Division
(Judge Denis Mondor)
Vacancy effective date
2021-09-21

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2021-10-06

Publication by the Barreau du Québec
2022-01-07

Deadline to submitting application
2022-02-25

Selection committee was formed


Selection committee's report to the Minister

 
 
CQ-2021-159Montréal
Criminal and Penal Division
Montréal
Criminal and Penal Division
(Judge Linda Despots)
Vacancy effective date
2022-03-12

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2021-08-30

Publication by the Barreau du Québec
2021-12-10

Deadline to submitting application
2022-01-28

Selection committee was formed
2022-03-31

Selection committee's report to the Minister
2022-06-07
 

 

No vacancies

Competition no.Vacancy
(Municipality and division(s))
Origin of vacancyDatesName and date of appointment of new judge
CQ-2022-173
(voir l'avis de sélection)
Québec
Youth Division
 
NewVacancy effective date

Publication request by the Chief Judge to the Minister
2022-05-30

Publication by the Barreau du Québec
2022-06-08

Deadline to submitting application
2022-08-26

Selection committee was formed

Selection committee's report to the Minister