Resources - français

This section of the Department of Justice website answers these questions and many more:

  • Why did drug-impaired driving laws need to be strengthened?
  • How do the recent changes to the Criminal Code address drug-impaired driving?
  • What are the new Criminal Code offences relating to drug-impaired driving?
  • What are the new prohibited blood drug concentrations and how are they set?
  • What are the penalties for these new offences?
Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Web

This booklet explains the legal services that Legal Aid Ontario provides to people with low incomes. It includes a directory of the community legal clinics and specialty legal clinics in Ontario.

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

This page of the Province of Ontario website gives you information about how to get services from the provincial government in French, under these headings:

  1. How it works
  2. Find a designated area
  3. Designated agencies
  4. When you go to a designated agency
  5. If you work for an agency
  6. Filing a complaint
Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Web

This guide, produced by the Government of Canada may be used to apply for permanent residence from within Canada on humanitarian and compassionate grounds (H&C) if you:

  • are a foreign national currently living in Canada;
  • need an exemption from one or more requirements of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (IRPA) or Regulations in order to apply for permanent residence within Canada;
  • believe humanitarian and compassionate considerations justify granting the exemption(s) you need; and
  • are not eligible to apply for permanent residence from within Canada in any of these classes:
    • Spouse or Common-Law Partner;
    • Live-in Caregiver;
    • Caregivers: caring for children or people with high medical needs;
    • Protected Person and Convention Refugees; and
    • Temporary Resident Permit Holder.
Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Web

This resource offers basic information about what a parent can expect if a child under the age of 18 is charged with a crime. It includes sections on the kind of lawyer the child needs, relating to the child's lawyer, keeping the child in school, how the child's records can affect their future, what to do if asked to pay for damage the child has caused, and where to get help in many languages.

Available in:
English, français (français), Arabic (عربي ), Chinese (中文), Somali (Afsoomaali), Spanish (español), Tamil (தமிழ்), Urdu (اردو)

This booklet is about the legal rights under the Employment Standards Act of workers who have been fired or laid off. It covers topics such as minimum notice periods, termination pay and severance pay, and making a claim against an employer.

Available in:
English, français (français), Korean (한국어/조선말)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Booklet/PDF, Web

This brochure has general information about Residential Tenancies Act rules on how a tenant can end their tenancy. Contents include:

  • About Tenancy Agreements
  • When the Tenant Wants to Move: General Rules
  • When the Tenant Wants to Move: Ending a Tenancy Agreement Early
  • Contact the Landlord and Tenant Board
Available in:
English, français (français)
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Booklet/PDF, Web

This resource explains the rules for dividing property when a couple decides to end their relationship. It describes the process for dividing the property of married couples as well as that of common law couples. It also mentions the property rights of women in polygamous marriages. 

Available in:
English, français (français), American Sign Language (ASL), Arabic (عربي ), Chinese (中文), Farsi/Persian (پارسی ), Korean (한국어/조선말), Punjabi (ਪੰਜਾਬੀ ), Russian (русский ), Somali (Afsoomaali), Spanish (español), Tamil (தமிழ்), Urdu (اردو)
Produced by:
FLEW/FODF
Produced In:
2018
Format:
Booklet/PDF, Video

Judicial review by the Federal Court is started by filing an Application for Leave and for Judicial Review with the Court. This section of the Federal Court of Canada website answers these questions:

  • What is required to file a leave application?
  • Once I have filed my leave application, is there anything else I need to do?
  • What if more than 30 days have gone by since the decision being challenged was communicated?
  • Can I represent myself?
  • Can I deal with any office of the Federal Court?

     

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

This module provides a basic course on rights and responsibilities under the Ontario Human Rights Code. It discusses what you should know about human rights and discrimination, what your rights and responsibilities are under the Code, and how to apply the Code. The module takes about 30 minutes and you are able to get a certificate of completion of the module.

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