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COURT RUNNER

Canada's Process Serving APP

Download the APP, Order a Service of Process and Track your Order in real time. We make Process Serving, Court Filing, way to easy!

What is Court Runner APP?

You landed here because you are looking to hire a Process Server to serve or file your legal documents for you. That’s exactly what we do! If you are ready to start your process serving, download the APP from Google Playstore or Applestore or you can also order directly from our website. If you need help, chat with any of our customer support below

We are Court Runner, a Process Server application designed from the ground up to provide an efficient, intuitive, and accessible organized method of serving legal papers to whomever may be concerned. We happily and proudly serve everyone from individuals and startups, mom-and-pop businesses, all the way up to industry giants and law firms.

While the legal system in general can feel like an intimidating complexion of various processes and mechanisms that an ordinary Joe will have trouble even grasping in the first place, we’re here to tell you that that’s really not the case, and help you through one of the most vital and most often overlooked part in legal proceeding.

And the best thing about us? In our modernized world governed by technology, smartification, and digitization, we understand the vital part of becoming a part of this, and properly adapting to this environment.

So, enough PR talk – what does that mean?

We’re an app!

Download us on your iOS, or android phone, and get started with all the information, resources and tools that you need to get going with Process Serving, getting all your legal documents to the right people on time, taking away the painful and anxiety-inducing part of the whole shebang.

Legal stuff is intimidating. So, we’ve put in our cumulative decades of expertise together and made it approachable.

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Why Use the Court Runner APP?

Making Process Serving easier than ever before.

So, you’ve met us – Court Runner – but what is process serving for those who don’t really understand the terminology? What are the brief ins and outs? (by the way, there’s a ton more information in our FAQ section as well!)

To put it simply, throughout various legal processes, documents need to be served to concerned parties that need to see the documents; this can be someone needing to show up in court for a hearing, an affidavit, a subpoena, and much more. And that is a process server’s job!

The ‘Process’ of getting through to a licensed process server (where licenses are required) is already a hassle, let alone finding someone reputable and reliable. Your legal documents need to be in good hands, and in order to find these good hands you need to go through a lot of trouble on your end, looking through and putting in an enormous effort on your end to get everything sorted, and the process server, well, serving.

Which is what brings us to, well, us!

The first of it’s kind

 

Court Runner makes this process, way easier. Not only do we have a range of qualified process servers at our disposal 24/7, but we’re also able to pick out the perfect ones for your geographical location, the specific types of documents you’ll be issuing, and we’ll even tell you all of the information that you need to provide us with.

Provide us with the sort of document it is and your geographical location, as well as the recipient’s name and address (or just all the information that you have, if you’re missing a place). Then, let us take care of the rest! We’ll let you know any more specific information you need, and then you’ll get your choice of process servers.

We also have a system for risk level, meaning that you can let us know if you think that the individual or company you’re serving has a risk of running away, or of potential violence. We take this incredibly seriously and have a host of qualified individuals who are also capable of carrying these out.

We’re Court Runner – here to make your process serving process safe, reliable and efficient.

Court Runner APP Explained

Streamlined app to make the process easier.

Seasoned Process-Serving veteran or first time even touching legal documents? 

Regardless of whether you’ve been dealing with the legal system for years and just need someone with a more efficient process serving method since your last process server retired or you couldn’t find a reliable one, or if it’s your very first time even dealing with such legal terms and documents.

Court Runner is here to make it easier for you.

To the seasoned veterans with experience, or process servers themselves needing to expedite the work—we have the expertise and experience on our side to reassure you and show you that we’re the real deal. The best way to find out? Try it out and see for yourself.

Get the app, and get started!

It’s as easy as that – just download the app on iOS, android, or on your desktop, then get started with all your legal procedures that you’ve been needing taken care of! Though Court Runner is fundamentally an app, we also have a regular blog, running posts about advice for legal documents and general procedures to follow both with and outside of the app, best practices, and general tidbits that will help give you a more realistic idea of the legal world! Give it a read through and let us know what you think in the comments. We’re always listening to your feedback and improving constantly!

Why process serving is better with the Court Runner app.

In general, whether you’re looking to file a lawsuit, or need a personal legal document delivered in a way that someone will receive the legal message loud and clear (such as a demand for payment from a reluctant client), you’re definitely going to want to look into Process Serving in general. This helps you avoid the personal trouble of going through it yourself, incurring potential risks or further harming the situation. It gets delivered by a professional who knows what they’re doing, and all’s well!

And why is it better with Court Runner?

Well, it just makes the whole thing easier, cheaper, and more efficient. Whether you need to serve a single document and have no idea how, or establish a regular flow of servers, we’re here to do so! It’s much easier and less painstaking than setting up a network of process servers, or contacting an agency yourself. Just an app, for all the same functionality!

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Court Runner APP Service Areas

Throughout Canada you will find a professional process server connected to the Court Runner APP.

Alberta

Many people are taking up processing their legal documents personally. However, many face issues like timing, and legal issues that they are not privy to. It is with this in mind that the Court Runner app was developed.

The Court Runner is a downloadable application that enables you to order for a process server in Alberta at any given time. The app allows you to send a “job request” for process serving, court filing or skip tracing. It then evaluates and determines who among the process servers Alberta available would be the best fit for the task. It takes into consideration a lot of factors such as, the target area, suitability, and timing. Once the app matches you with a process server, and the process server accepts your request, you can then track the progress of your order. Learn More

We serve these major cities in Alberta

Calgary |Edmonton |Red Deer | Lethbridge | Sherwood Park | Medicine Hat |Saint Albert| Grande Prairie | Fort McMurray | Airdrie | Fort Saskatchewan  |Spruce Grove | Cochrane | Camrose | Leduc

Also serving local cities and towns in Alberta

Okotoks | Cold Lake | Brooks | Grand Centre | Strathmore | Canmore | Wetaskiwin | Sylvan Lake | Lacombe | Hinton | High River | Stony Plain | Whitecourt | Taber | Morinville | Edson | Innisfail | Slave Lake | Banff | Olds | Ponoka | Drumheller | Rocky Mountain House | Coaldale| Drayton Valley | Bonnyville | Vegreville | Stettler | Wainwright | Peace River | Saint Paul | Devon | Westlock | Barrhead | Grande Cache | Vermilion | Didsbury | Jasper | Pincher Creek| Claresholm | Black Diamond | Cardston | High Level | Raymond | Fairview | Blackfalds | Hanna | Fort Macleod | Three Hills | High Prairie | Sundre | Grimshaw | Athabasca | Lac La Biche | Crossfield | Carstairs | Rimbey | Millet | Blairmore | Magrath | Provost | Calmar | Valleyview | Nanton | Tofield | Vulcan | Penhold | Bow Island | Lamont | Sexsmith | Bon Accord | Wembley | Elk Point | Clairmont | Bassano | Spirit Rive | Two Hills | Viking | Irricana | Smoky Lake | Killam | Falher | Lake Louise | Coronation |Cowley | Beaverlodge

British Columbia

Court proceedings of any type can be very stressful for regular citizens with no experience in such matters. Things are even more complicated when you have legal documents that need to be served on defendant(s). This is where British Columbia process servers come in. If you have a complaint writ, a statement of claim, summonses, divorce documents, etc. you can hire our professional process servers across British Columbia  to have them served on the defendants or respondents.

You can agree with the process server on a number of attempts to be made if it is a personal service. In some cases, you will be required to provide a photo of the defendant or at least a general description, and indicate, if possible, the time when the party is likely to be found at a certain address. If you’re unsure about a location, process servers can do a skip trace search for you and report back with their findings.

Our Process Servers can also attend a courthouse on your behalf to file your court papers, i.e. affidavit of service Learn More

Major Cities we serve in British Columbia

Vancouver | Surrey | Victoria | Burnaby | Richmond  |Coquitlam | Kelowna | Langley | Delta | Maple Ridge | Kamloops | White Rock | New Westminster | Abbotsford | Nanaimo

Also serving Local cities and towns 

Prince George | Port Coquitlam | Chilliwack | North Vancouver | Vernon | Penticton | Mission | Campbell River | Courtenay | Duncan | Port Alberni | Parksville | Tsawwassen | Terrace | Cranbrook | Pitt Meadows | Squamish | Fort Saint John | Prince Rupert | Williams Lake | Quesnel | Comox | Powell River | Sidney | Dawson Creek | Kitimat | Salmon Arm | Nelson | Trail | Whistler | Ladysmith | Castlegar | Revelstoke | Gibsons | Kimberley | Summerland | Sooke | Sechelt | Smithers | Fernie | Creston | Oliver | Port Hardy | Hope | Osoyoos | Armstrong | Grand Forks | Fort Nelson | Sparwood | Golden | Fruitvale | Rossland | Mackenzie | Houston | Invermere | Lake Cowichan | Enderby | Sicamous | Chemainus | Tumbler Ridge | Princeton | Chetwynd | Burns Lake | Cumberland | Port McNeill | Elkford | Chase | Fort Saint James | Clearwater | Bella

 Manitoba

Any time you file a small complain or a simple divorce in Manitoba, you need to make sure that the defendant/respondent against which your action is directed is notified about it and is made aware about a scheduled court appearance. To make sure they are notified without delay you need to hire a process server in Manitoba to serve that individual or company with the relevant documents.

Process servers can deliver various types of documents, including divorce papers, subpoenas, summonses, small claims. All you have to do is download the Court Runner APP to start the service of process. Our Manitoba process servers can pick up the documents if you are within a 10kms radius. Otherwise, you can email the documents to them.

Some of the documents need to be hand delivered personally to the respondents or defendants. In which case it is recommended that you provide a recent photo of the person to be served to help the process server identify him or her. Learn More

Major Cities in Manitoba we cover

Winnipeg | Brandon | Portage la Prairie | Thompson | Selkirk | Steinbach | Dauphin | Winkler | Morden | The Pas | Flin Flon | Swan River | Stonewall | Altona | Virde

Local cities and towns in Manitoba

Neepawa | Carman | Beausejour | Minnedosa | Killarney | Gimli|Roblin | Stony Mountain |Carberry | Pinawa | Boissevain | Melita|Rivers | Lac du Bonnet | Deloraine | Lac Brochet | Churchill | Leaf Rapids | Thicket Portage | Pikwitonei| I lford | Red Sucker Lake| Shamattawa | Morris

New Brunswick

When you need to serve court papers of any kind to an individual, it’s best to leave it to a professional process server with expertise in such matters. The first thing to do is locate a process server in the area of New Brunswick as close as possible to the address of the individual your court action is directed against.

Our process servers in New Brunswick can serve subpoenas, summonses, statements of claim, divorce documents, small claims, writs and any other similar documents on individuals involved in court proceedings.

In other to get started, download the Court Runner APP from Google Play store or Apple store. Fill in the necessary information such as name, pickup address, defendant’s address, etc. then  place your order. The system will match you with a suitable process server. Once a process server accepts your request, you may track the status of your order, until your order is completed. Learn More

Major Cities in New Brunswick we service

Saint John | Moncton | Fredericton | Bathurst | Miramichi | Campbellton | Oromocto | Grand Falls | Shediac | Saint Stephen | Dalhousie | Sussex | Sackville | Edmundston | Caraquet

Local cities and towns in New Brunswick

Hampton | Saint Quentin | Saint Andrews | Saint Leonard | Kedgwick | Salisbury | Plaster Rock

Newfoundland and Labrador

The moment you file a small claim against someone or when you file for divorce in Newfoundland, one of the first things you need to do is make sure the defendant or respondent in question is served with the documents. This is a job for a process server as with many cases the party your action is directed against will try to avoid being served.

Download the Court Runner APP in other to find a process server in Newfoundland or Labrador that operates in the area where the concerned individual or business is located. Once you fill out the necessary information and place your order, the Process Server can pickup the documents from you, or you can send them your documents via email, by courier, etc. Whichever is convenient for you. In most cases, process servers can offer advice on the text of your subpoena, writ or claim, to make sure it’s perfectly legal. 

Try to provide a photo of the individual or a general description to help process servers do their job effectively. When you hire a process server you should also decide upon a number of attempts to be made. When you’re not very sure an address is still valid, you can order a skip trace search from the APP. Learn More

Major Cities we service in Newfoundland and Labrador

Saint Johns | Mount Pearl | Conception Bay South | Corner Brook | Bay Roberts | Paradise | Gander | Goose Bay | Labrador City | Stephenville | Deer Lake | Grand Bank | Marystown | Grand Falls-Windsor | Carbonear

Local cities and towns in Newfounland and Labrador

Channel-Port aux Basques | Bonavista | Torbay | Botwood | Lewisporte | Springdale | Saint Anthony | Harbour Breton | Wabush | Burgeo | Gambo | Catalina | Stephenville Crossing | Hare Bay | Natuashish | Hopedale | Makkovik | Rigolet | Postville | Wabana | Nain

Nova Scotia

Finding a reliable process server in Nova Scotia is essential when you file a small claim against a private person or a business or when you file for divorce.

In Nova Scotia, you can find process servers in all major cities, who also service the surrounding areas. The first step is to download the Court Runner APP, place your order and send them the relevant documents, which can be done via email , courier or in person (pickup). If your action is directed against several persons, provide an appropriate number of document sets. Process servers will deliver on your behalf documents such as summonses, subpoenas, writs, claims, complaints or divorce papers.

Make sure to provide the necessary information of the person that needs to be served as well as a valid address. When you do not know the address the defendant resides at the time of your action, we can order a skip trace search from the APP.

In most cases, serving the court papers to an individual might take 1 to 3 days, as multiple attempts might be needed. When the action is completed, you will receive and affidavit of service – stating the person has been deserved. Learn More

Major cities in Nova Scotia we service 

Halifax | Dartmouth | Sydney | Glace Bay | Truro | Sydney Mines | Kentville | New Waterford | Toronto | Yarmouth | North Sydney | Greenwood | Antigonish | New Glasgow | Bridgewater

Other local cities and towns

Springhill | Pictou | Port Hawkesbury | Wolfville | Liverpool | Lunenburg | Digby | Middleton | Inverness | Chester | Oxford | Hantsport | Bridgetown | Louisbourg | Baddeck | Berwick | Parrsboro

Ontario

When it comes to serving legal document serving in Ontario, it is important to hire a professional process server, who might be working on their own or for a specialized company. According to the Ontario rules of process serving, Process servers in Toronto can serve all sorts of documents, including summonses, subpoenas, divorce papers, writs or statements of claims on defendant(s)/respondents(s) involved in a court case.

Whether you are the Plaintiff or Defendant, download the Court Runner APP, fill out the necessary information and place your order. The system will find a process server near you, once your order starts, you must provide the process server with the relevant documents. If you think the defendant will be evasive, you may have to provide a recent photo or general description. In any case, several attempts will be made to serve the defendants.

In Toronto, the number of document serving attempts is usually three. If the process server fails to deliver the documents after 3 attempts, the plaintiff can go before a court and ask for an alternative or substitute service. Learn More

Major Cities In Ontario we provide service

Toronto | Ottawa | Hamilton | Scarborough | Mississauga | Kitchener | Etobicoke | London | Windsor | Vaughan | Oshawa | Richmond Hill | Oakville | Brampton | Markham | Newmarket

 

Other Local cities 

Barrie | Burlington | Saint Catharines | Whitby | Canadadge | Guelph | Kingston | Sudbury | Ajax | Thunder Bay | Waterloo | Kanata | Pickering | Brantford | Niagara Falls | Sarnia | Newmarket | Sault Sainte Marie | Peterborough | Belleville | Aurora | Welland | North Bay | Cornwall | Chatham | Saint Thomas | Woodstock | Bowmanville | Timmins | Orangeville | Georgetown | Midland | Leamington | Stratford | Orillia | Grimsby | Nanticoke | Brockville | Milton | Owen Sound | Lincoln | Bolton | Oro-Medonte | Trenton | Bradford | Cobourg | Lindsay | Fergus | Wasaga Beach | Fort Erie | Collingwood | Pembroke | Niagara-on-the-Lake | Tilsonburg | Strathroy | Simcoe | Kenora | Elliot Lake | Hawkesbury | Ingersoll | Port Hope | Whitchurch-Stouffville | Amherstburg | Petawawa | Haileybury | Wallaceburg |Smiths Falls | Paris | Temiskaming Shores | Alliston | Carleton Place | Arnprior | Beamsville | Kapuskasing | Caledonia | Rockland | Elmira| Bracebridge | Acton | Napanee | Goderich | Renfrew | Huntsville | Fort Frances| Kirkland Lake | Port Perry | Aylmer | Essex | Hanover | Port Elgin | Lively | Crystal Beach | Dryden | Kincardine | Sutton | Saint Marys | Perth | Parry Sound | Sturgeon Falls | Listowel | Dunnville | Shelburne | Gravenhurst | Port Dover | Gananoque | Petrolia | Walkerton | Brighton | Tottenham| Blenheim | Almonte | Tilbury | Mount Forest | Picton | Meaford | Hearst | Exeter | Espanola | Red Lake | Marathon | Prescott | Mitchell | Deep River|Iroquois Falls | Kemptville | Delhi | Stayner | Campbellford | Bancroft | Ayr| Atikokan | Sioux Lookout | Capreol | Alexandria | Southampton | Ridgetown | Smithville | Wawa|Beaverton | Manitouwadge | Harrow | Casselman | Erin | Wingham | Waterford | Forest | Bobcaygeon | Chapleau | Blind River | Lakefield | Durham | Seaforth | Dresden | Port Stanley | Palmerston | Tavistock | Norwich | Hagersville | Winchester | Wiarton | Sandy Lake First Nation | Mattawa | Arthur | Geraldton | Pikangikum First Nation | Wyoming | Colchester | Elmvale | Redwater | Glencoe | Stirling | Colborne | Harriston | Vankleek Hill | Lucan | Cannington | Caledon East |Terrace Bay | Moose Factory |Grand Bend | Wellington | Wheatley | Chesley | Fenelon Falls |Thornbury | Deseronto | Grand Valley | Parkhill | Longlac | Cardinal | Madoc | Milverton | Norwood | Watford | Englehart | Marmora | Little Current | Nipigon | Tweed | Chesterville | Millbrook | West Lorne | Markdale | Thessalon | Alfred | Havelock | Omemee | Creemore | Hornepayne | Attawapiskat | Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug First Nation | Eganville | Iroquois | Hastings |Lucknow |Hensall | Mildmay |Powassan | Ignace | South River | Teeswater |Rodney | Paisley | Tiverton | Webequie First Nation | White River | Nibinamik First Nation | Uxbridge | Morrisburg

 

Prince Edward Island

When you need to have court papers served on anyone residing in Prince Edward Island, the best thing to do is download the Court Runner APP, in other to find a local process server who can take care of the matter without delay. Our process servers in Prince Edward Island can serve documents such as divorce forms, small claims, writs, subpoenas, summonses or any other court documents.

Once you have downloaded the APP, enter all the necessary information, and place your order. The Process Server will pickup the document from your home  if you live within a 10kms radius from them. Otherwise you can email the documents, or courier if it’s bulky. Let us know early on if you believe the defendant will try to avoid being served. In such cases, multiple attempts will be made assuming it’s a personal service.  In case where it’s an alternative service, the process server is allowed to simply leave the documents with a third party over 18 residing at the same address. Learn More

Major Cities we service we Prince Edwards Island

Charlottetown | Summerside | Kensington | Alberton | Montague | Souris

Document Serving in Quebec

When you initiate a court case in the province of Quebec the first thing you need to do is download the Court Runner APP and other a process serving service. Our Process Server in Quebec will make sure the defendant or defendants in your suit are duly notified.

They do so by serving the legal documents on the defendants. In some cases, in accordance with the law, the papers must be delivered by a court appointed bailiff, process known as service.

If, in your case, having the documents delivered by a process server is enough, you must try to find an individual or a company that operates in the area where the defendant resides or works – this is why you need our APP. In some cases, the defendant might be required to sign an affidavit for the documents served, but this is not always necessary as long as it can be proved in court they were notified of the proceedings against them. Refusal to acknowledge the documents were served or failing to appear in court at the appointed time does not stop the civil action.

Our process servers can serve all documents from subpoenas, summonses, writs, divorce papers, to statements of claims. Once the documents have been served you will receive a commissioned affidavit of service – proving that the documents was indeed served on the respondent(s). Learn More

Major Cities in Quebec we service

Montreal | Quebec City | Laval | Gatineau | Longueuil | Saguenay | Levis | Sherbrooke | Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu | Chicoutimi | Drummondville | Saint-jerome | Granby| Saint-Hyacinthe | Trois-Rivieres

 

Other local cities and towns 

Shawinigan | Beloeil | Rouyn-Noranda | Salaberry-de-Valleyfield | Rimouski | Joliette | Victoriaville | Sorel| Val-d’Or | Alma| Sept-iles | Thetford Mines | Saint-Georges | Buckingham | Dorval| Magog | Riviere-du-loup | Dolbeau-Mistassini | Hauterive | Matane | Cowansville | Amos|Baie-Comeau | Montmagny | Lachute | La Tuque|Mont-Tremblant | Roberval | Lavaltrie | Sainte-Marie | Saint-felicien | Donnacona | Chibougamau | La Sarre | Asbestos | Plessisville | Coaticook | Mont-Joli|Farnham | Port-Cartier | Louiseville | Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts | Sainte-Anne-des-Monts | Marieville | Sainte-adele | Beaupre | Nicolet | Acton Vale | Amqui | Rawdon | Pont-Rouge | Laurentides | Saint-Sauveur-des-Monts | Lac-megantic | Baie-Saint-Paul |Beauceville | La Malbaie | Maniwaki | Saint-remi | Princeville | Vercheres | Saint-Jovite | Chisasibi | Saint-Augustin | Malartic | Trois-Pistoles | East Angus | Contrecoeur | Saint-Raymond | Forestville | Warwick | Gaspe | Perce | Senneterre | Sainte-Julienne | Saint-cesaire | Saint-felix-de-valois | Napierville | Saint-Prosper | Saint-Pie | Saint-Jacques | Havre-Saint-Pierre | Clermont | Saint-Gabriel | Huntingdon | Chandler | Ville-Marie | Normandin | Bedford | Cabano | Portneuf | Disraeli | Brownsburg | Riviere-au-Renard | Sainte-Claire | Sainte-Martine | Rigaud | Thurso | Saint-Pascal | Saint-Tite | Valcourt | Kuujjuaq | Saint-marc-des-carrieres | Metabetchouan | Crabtree | New Richmond | Waskaganish | Pierreville | Liniere | Saint-Germain-de-Grantham Ferme-Neuve|Saint-Agapit|Les Escoumins | Saint-Ambroise | Chute-aux-Outardes| Matagami | Saint-Jean-Port-Joli | Saint-andre-avellin | Saint-Anselme | Saint-gedeon | Temiscaming | Saint-Michel-des-Saints | Price | Chapais | Danville | Saint-honore | Sayabec | Puvirnituq | Hebertville | Cap-aux-Meules | Saint-Donat-de-Montcalm | Betsiamites | Shawville | Papineauville | Cookshire | Ormstown | Macamic | Notre-Dame-du-Lac | Lacolle | Grande-riviere | Bonaventure | Cap-Chat | Saint-henri-de-levis | Luceville | Saint-pacome | Sainte-thecle | Saint-raphael | Yamachiche | Labelle | Vallee-jonction | Val-David | Lac-au-Saumon | Barraute | Saint-Joachim-de-Shefford | Saint-Jean-de-Dieu | Saint-Fabien | Desbiens | Saint-Alexandre | Murdochville | Maskinonge | Albanel | Bagotville | Saint-Denis | Tadoussac | Kuujjuarapik | Radisson | Chevery | Natashquan | Schefferville | Berthierville

Saskatchewan

When you file a small claim, or initiate divorce procedures against a resident of the Saskatchewan province, you must make sure they are notified of the case and that they are required to appear in court or in front of a government body at a certain time. The easiest to do this is hire a process server with expertise in such matters. With our Court Runner APP, you have access to a pool of professional process servers in Saskatchewan. Download the APP and order a process serving services.

Once the system matches you with a suitable process server. You will be asked to send them the relevant documents to effect service on the defendants or respondents.

If you do not know the current address of the defendant you can order a skip-trace search from the APP. If you know that the defendant will try to evade getting served, please select up to 3 attempts, so that the process server can make multiple attempts at serving the defendants. Note that the defendant does not have to sign anything or accept the documents being served. Once the process server has located the concerned individual it is enough to drop the court papers at their feet and announce they were served. However, if despite their best efforts, the process server fails to serve the defendant in due time you must notify the court immediately and request extra time or alternative service. Learn More

Our services areas In Saskatoon

Watrous | Warman | Dalmeny | Langham | Outlook | Biggar | Humboldt | Davidson | Rosetown | Lanigan | Annaheim | North Battleford | Prince Albert | Wilkie | Shellbrook

Check out our blog for more information

You can find more helpful information from our blogs. Also, check our FAQ pages for answers to any questions you may have.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who is a Process Server? 

A process server is, simply put, someone who serves legal documents on behalf of a court or individual, making sure that the recipient is aware of and confirms the reception of said documents. Process servers play a vital role in the legal process, expediting the speed of courts of law, and oftentimes allowing for more civil, discreet, and safe reception of documents on behalf of individuals who might not take it fantastic.

 

This also involves skip tracing, which is the actual process of locating the recipient who needs to get the documents, which can sometimes be more difficult than it seems. Hence, it’s an important job and a set of skills that is a lot more vital than many people believe. 

 

This is their main job – of course, they also fulfill a huge range of duties outside of this, namely being handling and organization of court documents and various forms, filing paperwork and more. The hidden backbone of the legal system in many countries, they’re often overlooked by those outside of the system that are unfamiliar with the process. 

Most often, process servers will either have their own websites, or be associated with a particular court or agency, serving papers on their behalf. 

 

For Court Runner, we have an established network of verified, qualified and reliable process servers ready to help.

What is an affidavit of Service?

An affidavit of service is an extremely important document that we always handle with utmost priority – it is the document that shows your process server has successfully handed over the papers to your target recipient. This is vital in paper trails and in court as well—making sure everything is organised and the affidavit is ready.

All of our process servers will make sure to have your Affidavit of Service ready to go as soon as everything is done, so you never have to follow up on your end. Court Runner has you covered. 

Is Court Runner usable in the US?

Absolutely. Just download the app on the platform you need and get started serving papers once you’ve registered and gotten everything ready!

How much does Court Runner charge? How many attempts can I order?

Court Runner is upfront about the charges – everything that you’re going to need is upfront and clearly displayed! We want to make sure that you know what you’re paying for. 

The way that it works is based on attempts (in case the process server is unable to contact the client)– of which you have 3 with a process server. The first attempt has the service fee of $60 in addition to the mileage, but the second and third attempts are simply the mileage! Court Runner prides itself on being accessible to everyone, so we’ve come up with this model.

 

To recap:

  • 1st attempt – $60 + mileage
  • 2nd attempt – just mileage
  • 3rd attempt – just mileage

Photocopies will depend on the number of documents! Enter the number of photocopies when you are placing your order, so the system can calculate the cost accordingly. Once the order is placed, the process server will print out the documents to be served.

Don’t worry, you’ll get a full breakdown of the charges, including how many photocopies you needed (if you did need any!)

The last thing you need to know about in terms of charges – photocopies. If you need additional photocopies and are unable to complete them yourself, make sure to add that information and we’ve got you covered! 

Most of all, Court Runner prides itself on accessibility and transparency in charges. So many services have been overcharging or slipping in secret charges lately, that we decided to explicitly go the other way.

You get a full breakdown of your costs—the where, what and why, so that you’ll know that you paid for a reliable, honest, qualified service. 

Thank you for relying on Court Runner.  

Does Court Runner uphold in a court of law?

Absolutely. Beyond general localisation, Court Runner makes sure that every active location that it is based in follow the province rule of law regarding serving legal documents. 

Court Runner works with and employs verified professionals process servers, that have been carefully vetted and picked by our own team.

The whole purpose of Court Runner is making the process serving process more efficient without taking anything away – meaning it’s still legal in full! 

Arguably one of our proudest cornerstones of presenting this process serving app is the fact that we can also present it and have it be used by law firms, legal departments, and official courts. 

As a team with an extensive background and cumulative years of experience in law, we understand the priority and the issues that come with organizing a process serving system. Often times there will be flaws and shortcomings that you won’t have a choice but to live with in order to be able to function on time. Out-dated systems, overcrowding and busy seasons, and

What if I have a lot of documents at the same time?

A lot of documents to serve at the same time? Even better! Court Runner is designed around efficiency and ease-of-access. This means that while normal process servers will also need time outside of the verification of the documents to get everything sorted and actually organize their journeys, Court Runner will organize it instead, with a streamlined process that we’ve perfected following years of research.

 

You mail send your documents by email: documents@courtrunner.ca

or send them by courier to the address below:

 

Court Runner Inc

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