Which laws apply to your case?

This fact sheet describes the two statutes that apply to family law in BC (the Divorce Act and the Family Relations Act) and case law, and sets out when each of these might be used in a family law case.

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laws, divorce, separation, child support, custody, guardianship, access, spousal support, Family Law in BC website