Justice Access Centres


Justice Access Centres are the place to come when you need help with family law and civil law issues that affect your everyday life. We can help assess what you need, provide information about your legal and related issues and refer you to the services that are available for your situation: self-help and information services; dispute resolution and mediation options; legal advice services; community resources and agencies; and courses.


topic
Alternatives to court; Consumer; Courts & tribunals; Debt; Employment; Family law; Housing, tenancy & neighbours; Legal help & lawyers; Pensions, benefits & welfare; Personal planning; Rights & citizenship; Wills & estates
type of service
Legal advice, representation or advocacy; Information or self-help; Counselling or support; Government services
location

Nanaimo
Nanaimo 302-65 Front Street, Nanaimo, BC V9R5H2 302-65 Front Street, Nanaimo, BC V9R 5H2

phone:
250-741-5447
1-800-578-8511
language support:
English
hours:
Monday 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Tuesday 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Wednesday 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. (5:30 to 7:00 p.m. by appointment only) Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
service restriction:
The Justice Access Centre does not deal with criminal issues, small claims court forms and filings, and some other specific legal matters.

Vancouver
Vancouver 290 - 800 Hornby Street (Vancouver Law Courts, Robson Square), Vancouver, BC 290 - 800 Hornby Street (Vancouver Law Courts, Robson Square), Vancouver, BC

phone:
604 660-2084
Toll Free: Call Enquiry B.C. toll free from outside Vancouver at 1-800-663-7867 and ask to be connected to 604 660-2084.
language support:
English
hours:
Monday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tuesday 8 a.m. – 5:15 p.m. Wednesday 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. Thursday 8 a.m. – 5:15 p.m. Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Please note the self-help and information services area of the Vancouver Justice Access Centre is open Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please come in person. Self-help and information services are not available by telephone.
service restriction:
The Justice Access Centre does not deal with criminal issues, small claims court forms and filings, and some other specific legal matters.

Victoria
Victoria 225 - 850 Burdett Avenue, Victoria, BC V8W1B4 225 - 850 Burdett Avenue, Victoria, BC V8W 1B4

phone:
250-356-7012
1-800-663-7867 (Enquiry BC - ask to be connected to 250-356-7012)
language support:
English
hours:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Self-Help Room Hours Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Hours are subject to change depending on the availability of staff. Please phone first.
service restriction:
The Justice Access Centre does not deal with criminal issues, small claims court forms and filings, and some other specific legal matters.

Last updated December 08, 2015