Small Claims Court Factsheets: An Overview of a Lawsuit in Small Claims Court

This factsheet provides an overview of a lawsuit in small claims court. It lists many of the steps that may be taken by each party in a lawsuit in small claims court and includes definitions of terms used in the Small Claims Act and Rules.

View website

produced by
The Law Centre, University of Victoria
produced in
2008
last reviewed
January 2008 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
resource type
self-help & forms
tags
small claims court, Small Claims Court Factsheets, Small Claims Act, small claims rules, small claims mediation, settlement conferences, representing yourself