Apply to Dismiss a Complaint

Before applying to dismiss a complaint, read the Information Sheets about the bases for dismissing a complaint without a hearing.

There is a time limit for applying to dismiss a complaint.

Before you apply to dismiss a complaint, you must disclose all documents that may be relevant to the complaint or response to the complaint. You can apply to suspend or limit disclosure

To apply to dismiss a complaint, use Form 7.2 – Dismissal Application.

Usually, a respondent may apply only once to dismiss a complaint. There is an exception if new information and circumstances come to the respondent’s attention.