Updated notice to the public regarding Provincial Offences Act services

Northumberland County is advising the public that administrative offices for Provincial Offences Act (POA) matters in Northumberland, located at 860 William Street, Cobourg, have been closed to the public as a precaution against the spread of COVID-19.

POA staff continue to provide administrative services such as processing of tickets, fines, and applications to the court. Residents can connect with staff about these matters in the following ways:

  • Phone: 905-372-3329 ext. 5300
  • Email
  • Fax: 905-372-6529

Residents are encouraged to pay tickets online, and to access online forms, by visiting Northumberland.ca/POA.

The Ministry of the Attorney General has further postponed all court appearances until after May 29th, however 860 William Street does remain accessible for other Ministry of the Attorney General/Ontario Court of Justice processes. Please note, all visitors are screened at the front entrance prior to being admitted access to the facility.

For up-to-date information about County service changes and facility closures in response to COVID-19, visit our dedicated web page.