About Family Law Nova Scotia
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You can click on any of the topics under Quick Links for frequently-searched-for information. You can find the Quick Links on the right-hand side of the homepage, under the Getting Started and I Want To menus.
If you scroll down to the bottom of each page, you will find a footer containing the major topics on this site, as well as detailed Processes and Services sections. You can click on any topic in the footer to go to that section.
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There are also links to other sites, and different sections of this site, found within the information on the various pages. You can click on these at any time without losing your spot on this website - the information or link will pop up in a separate window.
Nova Scotia Family Law is a collaboratively designed website, supported by the following organizations:
- Nova Scotia Department of Justice
- Legal Information Society of Nova Scotia
- Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society
- Nova Scotia Legal Aid
- Nova Scotia Department of Community Services
- Canadian Bar Association - Nova Scotia
- Capital District Health Authority-Mental Health Program
The Interactive Family Law forms were developed with the assistance of the Executive Office of the Nova Scotia Judiciary.
This website was developed with project funding from Justice Canada.