Small Claims Court handles matters up to a maximum of $25,000.00 or less. If your claim is over $25,000 & you are willing to forego the extra, you can proceed with your case in Small Claims Court.
You cannot divide the amount of money you are claiming into separate cases. You cannot, for example, divide $30,000 into a $25,000 claim and a $5,000 claim in order to have the total amount dealt with in two cases.
Claims for Debt:
- Debt Collection
- Unpaid Accounts
- Credit Cards
- Money owed or loaned
- Services Rendered
- NSF Cheques
- Unpaid Rent/Rental Disputes re. Lease Agreement of rental home
- Promissory Notes
- Breach of Warranty and much more!
Claims for Damages:
- Property Damage
- Breach of Contract
- Breach of Faulty work
- Construction Claims i.e. Home Renovations re. Fencing, decks, landscaping, internal painting, kitchen & bathroom renovations etc.
- Contractors Breach of Contract Agreements regarding Bin Rentals, Fence Rentals, Toilet Rentals for Construction Sites or special events & much more!