All CCLA members receive a membership card. This card allows CCLA members 24/7 hour access to the courthouse library. It also contains all the information necessary to log-in to our website and access members-only products and services. Once logged in, members can:
• update personal information
• renew memberships
• register for CLE and social events
• access the CCLA Conference Papers Database
Membership cards can also be presented to our member partners to obtain exclusive member discounts, and operate the photocopy machines in the CCLA Library.
The CCLA has a limited number of lockers available for rent in the Ottawa Courthouse. Located in the secured robing rooms beneath the Barristers Lounge, there are 44 lockers for women and 144 lockers for men. In each robing room, there are also a limited number of lockers available for short-term rentals. Rentals are assigned on a first-come, first-served basis; please enquire with the CCLA for current availability. All CCLA members receive a discounted rate for locker rentals.
Rental terms for the lockers are for one year. Billing for the lockers is sent out annually in March. Rental costs for lockers are:
CCLA Members: $142.00 + HST / year
Non-CCLA Members: $285.00 + HST / year
Short-term rentals: $10.00 + HST / day
For all inquiries regarding lockers, including new rentals, please contact Sonia Morin.
The CCLA is pleased to offer wireless Internet service at the Ottawa Courthouse. This service is free for CCLA members, who may request the network password from the CCLA Library.
For non-members, the rates for Internet service are as follows:
1 day (24 hours): $8.00 + HST
1 week (7 days): $15.00 + HST
1 month (30 days): $35.00 + HST
To purchase time, please visit the CCLA library.
The CCLA Library offers two meeting rooms. Each room can comfortably accommodate four people - please speak with library staff if additional seating is required.
The Lees and Kealy Meeting rooms are available for reservation. They may be booked for no longer than three hours at a time, and must be used for group meeting purposes. No clients are permitted in the meeting rooms. All users are required to review the room use policy. To book a room, please email the CCLA for availability.