Court operations are always being updated and reviewed due to the covid-19 pandemic. The court is definitely heading in the direction of full reopening soon. To keep up to date, we recommend checking the specific court’s website:

Provincial Court of Alberta operations: https://albertacourts.ca/pc/resources/covid

Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta operations:  https://albertacourts.ca/qb/court-operations-schedules/pandemic-operations/FAQ

Alberta Court of Appeal is open for in person hearings: https://albertacourts.ca/ca/publications/announcements/notice-to-the-profession-and-public-covid-19-update-on-court-operations

Remand Centres in Alberta are open for visitors with safety precautions.  See the website: https://www.alberta.ca/adult-correctional-remand-centres.aspx