What you need to know about the new Provincial Court Family Rules - Chapter 2: Application forms (February 23, 2022)

Recorded on February 23, 2022

[59:40] The new Provincial Court Family Rules came into effect in 2021. The new rules aim to help self-represented litigants with language and forms that are easier to understand. Many procedures have also been streamlined. This session explored the new forms. Karen also discussed some of the key changes, new procedural steps and dispute resolution requirements.


Presentation materials (PDF download)


00:00 Overview of new application forms

04:30 Overview of Form 3 - the application filed by the initiating party

05:38 Form 3 - parenting arrangements

31:30 Form 3 - child support

45:55 Form 3 - spousal support

54:36 Form 3 - other schedules

57:07 Overview of reply forms and consent order form (Form 6, Form 8, and Form 17)



Karen Tse, Family lawyer & family law mediator, Rockies Law Corporation



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