On June 20, 2023, the Prime Minister of Canada opened the process to select the next justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, and fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Russell Brown on June 12, 2023. (View Prime Minister’s news release)

In recognition of the convention of regional representation, this process is open to candidates from Western Canada and Northern Canada, that is British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan Manitoba, and Nunavut, Yukon and the Northwest Territories.

Closing Date: July 21, 2023 Learn More