Family Law Information services are provided at designated Family Justice Services locations, in the Family Law Information Centre in Edmonton and in the Law Information Centre in Grande Prairie. Staff help the general public (particularly self-represented litigants), the legal community, the judiciary and government offices/agencies by providing the following:
Information is offered on many topics relating to family law, including:
Court forms and instructions are available for applications:
Assistance is also provided to the judiciary by reviewing desk divorce applications (Calgary and Edmonton) and consent orders (Edmonton only), to make sure the forms comply with the formal requirements of the Child Support Guidelines and to alert the judiciary to any points of concern.
The staff at Family Justice Services cannot give you legal advice or give you an opinion about what the court would do in your case.
Family Law Information is provided in the following centres: