What are the standards of review applicable to a judicial review of a decision made under the Rules of Review Act?

British Columbia, Canada


The following excerpt is from Holewell v Lally, 2019 BCSC 1567 (CanLII):

In Gichuru v. Palmar Properties Inc., 2011 BCSC 827, Justice Pearlman summarized the standards of review applicable to judicial review of decisions made under the RTA at paras. 28–33:

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