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Ottawa, January 15, 2018 – On the occasion of its three years of existence, the Ottawa Legal Information Centre (the Centre) has provided legal information and referral services in both official languages to over 5,400 Ontarians. The Centre welcomes these positive results, as the pilot project under which the Centre was created is just a few months away from expiring. These results also demonstrate that the Centre meets an urgent need in Ontario for these services to be offered permanently. Open to the public since January 15th, 2015, the Centre is the first of its kind in Ontario, and the only one offering legal information services in every area of law and with no admissibility criteria.

Ottawa, September 6, 2016 – The Ottawa Legal Information Centre (the Centre) is proud to announce that it has processed over 2,000 service requests for legal information since opening in January 2015. These promising results come almost halfway through the four-year pilot project and demonstrate that the Centre meets a real need in Ontario.

Ottawa, October 17, 2016 – The Ottawa Legal Information Centre (the Centre) is proud to officially inaugurate a new toll-free call line available to all Ontario residents. With this new toll-free line, the Centre hopes to improve access to legal information services in both official languages, thereby meeting a real province-wide need. 

Ottawa, January 21, 2016 – About a hundred partners were gathered this evening to celebrate the first anniversary of the Ottawa Legal Information Centre (the Centre).

Ottawa, January 22, 2015 – About a hundred partners from the justice sector, the government and the community were gathered this evening to witness the official launch of the Ottawa Legal Information Centre (the Centre).