Annual transfer of deposits to the consolidated revenue fund
In compliance with the Deposit Act (chapter D-5), the Ministère de la Justice transfers to the Ministère des Finances, in April each year, the amounts that remain unclaimed three years after being deposited
- as a judicial suretyship;
- as a judicial deposit;
- following the seizure of salary or wages;
- under the provisions of the Code of Civil Procedure concerning voluntary deposits;
- following a sheriff’s sale.
However, any person entitled to the payment of an amount that has been transferred may obtain that amount by filing a request at the Office of the Courthouse concerned and providing the necessary supporting documents.