Family Court

Family court is the division of the Provincial Court that deals with matters arising out of family breakups, guardianship, restraining orders, and child protection. This script discusses matters that family court deals with, why go to family court, and how problems are solved in family court.

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produced by
The Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch (CBABC)
produced in
2015
last reviewed
January 2015 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.
 

Also available in:

Chinese (simplified) (PDF)
Mandarin (audio/podcast)
Punjabi (PDF)


resource type
basics
tags
family court, divorce, separation, choosing a court, Provincial Court, Supreme Court, family justice counsellors, custody, guardianship, access, mediation, family case conference, Parenting after Separation, spouse
other formats
audio/podcast