Family Law


What is Family Law?

The Legal Services Board of Nunavut offers family legal aid in the areas of custody, access, child support, spousal support, child welfare, welfare protection, exclusive possession of the matrimonial home, restraining orders under the Children’s Law Act and the Family Law Act, and proceedings under the Maintenance Orders Enforcement Act.

In some circumstances, legal aid may be provided under the Adoption Act, the Aboriginal Custom Adoption Recognition Act, and in child representation matters.

Child Support Basics in Nunavut

Legal services to Nunavummiut for criminal, family, and civil law.
LSB Headquarters
PO Box 125, Gjoa Haven
Nunavut, X0B 1J0
(867) 360-4600
The head office for the Legal Services Board of Nunavut is located in Gjoa Haven. As part of the decentralization LSB’s operations are located across Nunavut including in each regional clinic and in the head quarters.
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