Skip to main content


 COURTS RESOURCES 

This guide was developed for frontline service providers in Alberta.
BOOKLET 2016

This booklet is currently under revision

This guide was developed for frontline service providers in Alberta.
BOOKLET 2016

This booklet is currently under revision

You should know your rights before you speak with anyone from children's services.
BOOKLET 2017
 

This booklet provides basic information about court fees and waivers in Alberta.
NEW BOOKLET 2020
 

An Emergency Protection Order (EPO) is a legal tool intended to protect Albertans experiencing family violence.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

This guide explains what you need to know about exclusive possession orders.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

It is important to document and gather information about your domestic violence experiences in case you have to make a court application.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

This tipsheet will explain how the Police may be of help if you are experiencing domestic violence.
TIP SHEET 2016
 

If you are thinking of leaving an abusive relationship, this information sheet lists some important things to consider in making a plan to leave.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

This booklet features information for anyone who is not a Canadian citizen and is experiencing domestic violence.
BOOKLET 2017
 

In Alberta there are different types of no contact orders, this poster describes which orders may apply to your situation.
NEW POSTER 2021


 

A Peace Bond is a type of no contact order that is issued by a criminal court judge.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

If you are experiencing domestic violence, it is important to know what to do if the situation escalates and you need to get help right away.
NEW TIP SHEET 2021
 

Going to court often causes feelings of anxiety and fear. These tips will help ease your nerves if you need to attend court.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

A Queen's Bench Protection Order (QBPO) is a legal tool intended to protect Albertans experiencing family violence.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

A Restraining Order is a type of no contact order that can be issued by a judge of the Court of Queen's Bench. This booklet will explain what you need to know about Restraining Orders.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

This booklet explains what you need to know about serving documents on an abusive spouse or partner.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

If you are leaving an abusive relationship, a family law lawyer can play a key role in helping you understand your legal options, rights and responsibilities.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

If you are thinking about leaving an abusive relationship, this guide will explain financial support options that may be available.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

This guide explains what you need to know about applying for an interim (or temporary) parenting order after you have left an abusive relationship.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

Information about child support, spousal support and partner support in Alberta.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

Information for divorced parents, and people with contact with children, on what to do when moving.
NEW BOOKLET 2021

Legal issues to consider before moving with your children within or outside of Alberta.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

Information for new parents, including legal issues during pregnancy and raising your child.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

Information on guardianship, parenting time and contact with a child in Alberta.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

Information about dividing property when a relationship ends, for both married and unmarried couples.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

Information for people in a family law dispute, including resolving disputes in and out of court.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

Legal issues to consider if you are in a relationship and are thinking of separating in Alberta.
NEW BOOKLET 2021

Information for married and unmarried couples about separation and divorce in Alberta.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

Tips for travelling with children, without the child's other parent or guardian.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

Information about adjournments of court – what they are and how to get one.
NEW TIPSHEET 2021

For civil and family court, information about costs, enforcing an order or judgment and appealing an order.
NEW BOOKLET 2021

For civil and family court, information about going to court to ask the judge for an order.
NEW BOOKLET 2021

Information about affidavits – what they are and how to make one.
NEW BOOKLET 2021

For civil and family court, information about how to serve court documents on the other parties. 
NEW BOOKLET 2021

Information about preparing for court and tips for appearing in court (including virtually and in-person).
NEW BOOKLET 2021

Questions juridiques à aborder avant de déménager avec vos enfants à l'intérieur ou à l'extérieur de l'Alberta
NOUVELLE PUBLICATION 2021

Infos pour les parents divorcés et les personnes en contact avec les enfants en cas de déménagement
NOUVELLE PUBLICATION 2021

Questions juridiques à considérer si vous envisagez de vous séparer en Alberta
NOUVELLE PUBLICATION 2021

Infos pour nouveaux parents, incluant les questions juridiques durant la grossesse et l'éducation de l'enfant
NOUVELLE PUBLICATION 2021

Infos sur le partage des biens à la fin d'une relation, pour les couples mariés et non mariés
NOUVELLE PUBLICATION 2021

Infos sur les litiges liés au droit de la famille et la résolution des différends devant les tribunaux ou non
NOUVELLE PUBLICATION 2021

Infos pour les couples mariés et non mariés sur la séparation et le divorce en Alberta
NOUVELLE PUBLICATION 2021

Infos sur les pensions alimentaires pour enfants, pour époux et pour partenaires en Alberta
NOUVELLE PUBLICATION 2021

Infos sur la tutelle, le temps passé avec les parents et les contacts avec un enfant en Alberta
NOUVELLE PUBLICATION 2021

Conseils pour voyager avec des enfants, sans l'autre parent ou tuteur de l'enfant
NOUVELLE PUBLICATION 2021

On June 17, 2016, Canada passed Bill C-14, An Act to Amend the Criminal Code, to enable citizens to access medical assistance in dying.
TIP SHEET 2016
 

This booklet lists seven steps to sorting out a legal problem.
BOOKLET 2019

Information on getting restraining orders and filing lawsuits for adults who've experienced sexual violence.
NEW BOOKLET 2021
 

 
 
Sign Guest Book  View Guest Book 

Legal Resource Centre of Alberta Ltd.
*
operating as Centre for Public Legal Education Alberta*

Edmonton Alberta
Email:
publications@cplea.ca

Site Powered By
    Site Manager - Web site design and shopping carts software