The Out/Law Series of Legal Guides
The Out/Law pamphlets contain general legal information. They are not legal advice.
Living Together or Marrying: Some Questions to Consider Note: this is a Word file that you can fill in.
To Wed or Not to Wed
Tying The Knot
Keeping Safe NOTE: this publication does NOT include changes to the law under the Family Law Act effective March 18, 2013.
Choosing Children: A guide to the Legal Context for Queer Parents
Who Gets What? What happens to property if you break up. Effective March 13 2013.
Other resources in family law:
The Legal Services Society has an excellent collection of summaries of the law, and how-to materials for people acting for themselves. It will also tell you if you are eligible for a legal aid lawyer. LSS
The New Family Law Act: How Will It Affect You? (from Legal Services Society of B.C.)
Family Law Act: New Resource for Justice System Workers and Advocates
Human Rights for Trans People in B.C.
Wills and End of Life Care
Who Will Care For Me
Making a Will
Smart Planning: Enduring Power of Attorney