Standards of Conduct

Judicial Case Managers are an extension of the Provincial judiciary, and shall:

  1. be bound by the Code of Ethics of the Justices of the Peace of the Province of British Columbia;
  2. not show favouritism or prejudice towards anyone;
  3. be forthright, honest, courteous, and cooperative;
  4. respect confidentiality;
  5. not pre-judge the accused nor encroach on his/her rights;
  6. ensure that due process of law be as expeditious as possible;
  7. endeavour to schedule trials to minimize inconvenience to all parties;
  8. dress in accordance with accepted court practice;
  9. understand and adhere to the limitations of the office; and
  10. conduct themselves in a professional manner at all times.