Ottawa is Canada’s capital
Government: Type: single-tier municipality with a mayor-council system. Mayor: Jim Watson
What you need to know
Ottawa Process Server. The first thing you need to know about hiring a process server in Ottawa, is the names of documents you’re going to serve, and all the information available to you about the recipient. This is going to help you avoid dragging out the whole ordeal and potentially garnering hidden charge fees while you do.
Once you have all your court documents organized, signed/stamped and ready – you can get started. The first thing to do is simple: download the Court Runner APP – an app that matches you with the best and reliable process servers in Ottawa.
Court Runner will make your process serving easier – it is reliable, cheap and efficient. Plus, your court documents will be served in a timely manner. You can also order from our website directly if you don’t want to download the app on Playstore/Applestore. Contact Support.
Hiring a Process Server in Ottawa
Whichever way you take, hiring a process server is a tumultuous process – which is exactly why we have created Court Runner! An all-in-one app for all of your process serving needs, everything that you will want and require regarding process serving is at the touch of your fingertips.
When it comes to hiring a an Ottawa process server , Court Runner is all that you need. Download the APP, sign up, enter the information about the documents you’re serving, and place your order.
And here comes the best part—that’s it! There’s no need for verification or checking for professionalism, as that’s included in the experience: we’ve developed Court Runner to be an accessible, intuitive and most importantly reliable app.
We have a vast network of process servers working with and for us, meaning that you will get connected to a qualified process server in Ottawa, no problem.
Not really sure yet? Again, no problem! Give it a try. It takes a tenth of the time of going through a list of local process servers and calling them yourself. Mobile, tablet or desktop – Court Runner’s there to make process serving easier.
Process servers in Ottawa generally charge around $70 for 1-3 (varying) attempts at serving within the city.
Though the price does vary depending on the exact location (some can be as cheap as $70 downtown, for example), destinations in the outer city limits can pull the starting price up to $125 or more.
Court Runner FeesProcess Serving
- Plus HST
- Plus Mileage
- Plus MISC
What is an Affidavit of Service?
The affidavit of service is the proof of service, showing that the process server served (handed over the documents to the recipient party), and that they provided identification and proof of receipt (by way of verbal admission). Also, included in the affidavit of service is the time and location, as well as other pertinent information that varies based on the documents served.
Once your process server prepares the affidavit, you have a few options. Though not all, many process servers offer an additional fee for them to file the affidavit of service with the court, so that you don’t have to take any extra action. Alternatively, you are the one who is required to file the affidavit of service with the court clerk, so that the process reception can be confirmed.
Through Court Runner – you can have the best of both worlds. You can ask for the process server to directly file the affidavit in court as soon as they get it served at an extra cost that will be displayed through the option. You can also ask to receive the documents and file it yourself – whichever is the easiest option for you.