Resources - français

This fact sheet from the Department of Justice Canada covers these topics:

  • What is a peace bond?
  • Who can get a peace bond?
  • What conditions can be in a peace bond?
  • What happens if a defendant disobeys a peace bond?
  • How to get a peace bond without the assistance of the police
  • How to get a peace bond with the assistance of police
  • Possible Conditions in a Peace Bond
  • Where is more information available?
Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Booklet/PDF, Web

This is a list of the nine public holidays observed in Ontario and the rules about how employees are paid for these holidays and the kind of work eligible for the public holiday entitlement. Note that this resource is updated to reflect the law as of Jan 1, 2018.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Web

You can set up or update child support online in Ontario – without having to go to court. Topics on this website include:

  1. How it works
  2. Who can use the service
  3. Required documents
  4. Start using the service
  5. Cost
  6. Consulting a lawyer
Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Web

This one-page poster provides a summary of some rights and responsibilities under the Employment Standards Act. It has brief, basic information on hours of work, rest periods, overtime pay, minimum wage, paydays, vacation time and pay, public holidays, leaves of absence, and termination notice and pay.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Poster, Web

This information from Consumer Protection Ontario explains your rights and what questions to ask before you buy a time share or join a vacation club.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Web

On October 24, 2017, the Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations will change to reinstate the maximum age for a dependent child as under 22 years. (Since 1 August 2014, the maximum age has been under 19 years). The Canadian Council for Refugees has prepared a document providing detailed practical information about the change, particularly with regard to people who have applications in process when the regulation changes on 24 October 2017.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Booklet/PDF, Web

Certificates are one of a range of services that Legal Aid Ontario provides for its clients. This information from the Legal Aid of Ontario website covers these topics:

  • What's a legal aid certificate?
  • Does your legal problem qualify?
  • Does your income qualify?
Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Web

This resource identifies the main issues that can come up when relationships end. It includes information about marriage and divorce, living together, and domestic contracts, and explains how decisions can be made through agreement, mediation, court, or arbitration.

Available in:
English, français (français), Chinese (中文), Farsi/Persian (پارسی ), Spanish (español), Urdu (اردو)
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Booklet/PDF, Web

An appeal to the second level of the Social Security Tribunal (SST), the Appeal Division, is an appeal of the General Division's decision. There is information here about permission to appeal, what happens once permission to appeal is given, and what happens if you disagree with the decision made by the Appeal Division.

Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Web

This know-your-rights guide is for non-U.S. citizens coming to Canada from the United States to make a refugee claim. It has four sections:

  • Coming by a port of entry
  • Making a refugee claim at a port of entry
  • Entering Canada somewhere other than at a regular port of entry
  • Protecting yourself
Available in:
English, français (français), Amharic (Amharic), Arabic (عربي ), Chinese (中文), Farsi/Persian (پارسی ), Haitian Creole (kreyòl ayisyen), Kurdish (Sorani) (Kurdish (Sorani)), Punjabi (ਪੰਜਾਬੀ ), Somali (Afsoomaali), Spanish (español), Tagalog/Filipino (Tagalog/Filipino), Tamil (தமிழ்), Tigryna (Tigryna), Twi (Twi), Urdu (اردو), Vietnamese (tiếng Việt)
Produced by:
No One Is Illegal
Produced In:
2017
Format:
Booklet/PDF