Criminal Code (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-46)

Act current to 2017-12-11 and last amended on 2017-10-18. Previous Versions

FORM 4(Sections 566, 566.1, 580 and 591)Heading of Indictment


Province of ,

(territorial division).

In the (set out name of the court)

Her Majesty the Queen


(name of accused)

(Name of accused) stands charged

  • 1 That he (state offence).

  • 2 That he (state offence).

Dated this day of A.D. , at .

(Signature of signing officer, Agent of Attorney General, etc., as the case may be)

Note: The date of birth of the accused may be mentioned on the information or indictment.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, Form 4;
  • R.S., 1985, c. 27 (1st Supp.), s. 184;
  • 1999, c. 3, s. 58.
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