Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General

Site: Guelph - Woolwich St

Service: Superior Court of Justice and Ontario Court of Justice - Family Court

Contact Information
Alternate Name Guelph Courthouse
Office Phone 519-824-4100
TTY Phone Legal Aid Ontario 1-866-641-8867
Website www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca
Site Location Guelph-Downtown
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
County of Wellington Courthouse
74 Woolwich St
Guelph, ON N1H 3T9
 
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Intersection Woolwich St and Douglas St
Mailing Address c/o Family Division
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Accessible from upper or lower level ; Braille elevator ; Washroom - Accessible ; For specific questions related to accessibility of this location, contact the Accessibility Coordinator at 519-824-4100 ext 201
Description & Services
Description (Service) Superior Court (federal law) has jurisdiction over all cases involving divorce and division of property matters arising from a family breakdown.  
 
Ontario Court of Justice (provincial law) has jurisdiction over all cases involving child protection, adoption, custody, access to children, child support and spousal support, family disputes including domestic violence.  
 
Ministry of Attorney General is responsible for administering Family Court Services - required (in some cases mandatory) proceedings of the Family court include:  
* Family Mediation Services  
* Mandatory Information Programs (MIPs)  
* Family Law Information Centres (FLICs)  
* Dispute Resolution Officer Programs 
 
For more information visit the Ministry of Attorney General website or Family Court Services
Hours Court office hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm 
Family Law Information Centre (FLIC) Fri 9 am-12 noon
Areas Served Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Forms apply to various services and procedures of the Family court. Call for information, drop in, or see Legislation and Forms - Family Proceedings
Languages English ; French ; Interpretive Services
Fees Service - fees may apply to some court proceedings ; None - Family Court services are free
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Subjects
Service Categories Family Division of Provincial/Territorial Court ; Legal Counselling ; Provincial/Territorial Superior Courts