Organization Profile - Supreme Court of Canada

Supreme Court of Canada

The information presented on the following pages is for reference purposes only and should not be considered or relied on as an authoritative or exhaustive source of all Governor in Council appointments or positions.

Minister Responsible

Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada

Appointment Provisions

Supreme Court Act

The GIC may by instruments under the Great Seal appoint fit and proper persons, being barristers or advocates of at least five years standing, to be Registrar of the Supreme Court and Deputy Registrar of the Supreme Court.

The Registrar and the Deputy Registrar shall be appointed to hold office during pleasure and shall devote their full time to their respective positions.

The Registrar and Deputy Registrar shall reside in the National Capital Region described in the schedule to the National Capital Act or within forty kilometres thereof.


Registrar (GCQ-6)
Carbonneau, Chantal
Gatineau, Quebec
Full-Time Appointment
During Pleasure
Deputy Registrar (GCQ-5)
Damiani, Cristina
Gatineau, Quebec
Full-Time Appointment
During Pleasure