BC Ministry of Attorney General

The Ministry of Attorney General leads law reform, sees that public affairs are administered in accordance with the law, and ensures British Columbia is a province where people are safe. Its portfolio includes justice system reform; provision of family justice services; funding of legal aid; family maintenance enforcement; crime prevention and restorative justice; protection of children and vulnerable adults; law enforcement; victim services; and addressing violence against women.

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Sometimes people responsible for a child disagree with the Ministry of Children and Family Development or Aboriginal child and family service agency about a child’s safety. Child protection mediation is a way to make a ...
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The Ministry of Justice is responsible for the British Columbia Human Rights Code. This website provides information on many types of discrimination and harassment under the Code, as well as links and contacts about ...
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This page is for people involved in claims at Vancouver Robson Square or Richmond small claims courts. It explains the special process that small claims matters filed in these locations will go through.
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Guides from the BC Government: (1) What is Small Claims Court? (2) Making a Claim (3) Replying to a Claim (4) Serving Documents (5) Getting ready for Court (6) Getting Results (7) Mediation Program for ...
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This publication explains how cases involving mentally disordered accused are handled by the justice system. It describes what happens when a person accused of a crime is found either unfit to stand trial or not ...
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Child protection mediators talk about what mediation is and what participants can expect. These mediators are contractors with the Ministry of Justice (formerly the Ministry of Attorney General) Child Protection ...
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BC Human Rights Code protects against sex discrimination. This factsheet gives definition of sex discrimination and sexual harassment. It tells you how to determine if you have a human rights complaint and where to get ...
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Read about what a protection order is, when you should get one, how it will protect you, and who you can speak with to get more information about how to apply for one.
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Find out what a crime is, how you can report a crime, what the criminal justice process is like, the role of Corrections. Info on: bail, parole, record suspension. Info for victims of crime or witnesses to a crime.
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