Common Questions

How do I know which court to go to?

Good starting points to help you choose include:

Need more help?

  • Justice Access Centres, from the provincial government, 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.
  • Before you decide to go to court, you may want to ask for an advice from a lawyer. Lawyer Referral Service, from CBA BC, helps you connect with a lawyer for an initial consultation of up to 30 minutes for $25 plus taxes.
  • Find more help near you on Clicklaw HelpMap.

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Last reviewed November 2017

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