Looking for the Access to
Justice Research Network
(AJRN)? Click here

Inventory of Reforms

The Inventory of Reforms provides detailed information about the many reform initiatives in Canada. Entries pertain to changes in court procedures, legal aid, public legal education and related information programs.

Please direct questions about the Inventory of Reforms to communications@cfcj-fcjc.org

Year Title Jurisdiction
2005 Toronto Case Management (Rule 78) Ontario
1998 Québec Civil Procedure Review Quebec
2007 Prince Edward Island Study on Self Represented Litigants Prince Edward Island
1998 Prince Edward Island Simplified Procedure (Rule 75.1) Prince Edward Island
1997 Prince Edward Island Case Management Prince Edward Island
2007 Ontario Summary Judgment (Rule 20) Ontario
1997 Ontario Case Management (Rule 77) Ontario
2005 Nova Scotia Civil Rules Revision Project Nova Scotia
2009 Nova Scotia Action for Claim Valued Under $100,000 (Rule 58) Nova Scotia
1996 Manitoba Expedited Actions (Rule 20A) Manitoba
2009 Federal Court Rules – Summary Judgement and Summary Trial (Rules 213 to 219) Federal
2006 Canadian Judicial Council Statement of Principles on Self-represented Litigants and Accused Persons National
2005 BC Supreme Court Rules Fast Track Litigation (Part 15) British Columbia
2001 BC Streamlined Chambers Process (Rule 51A) British Columbia
1998 BC Fast Track Litigation (Rule 66) British Columbia
1998 Alberta Summary Trial Rules Alberta
1998 Alberta Streamlined Procedure (Part 48) Alberta
2001 Alberta Rules of Court Project Alberta
1999 Alberta Discovery Amendments – Cost of Justice Alberta
1983 BC Summary Trial (Rule 18A) British Columbia
2010 Report on New Probate Rules British Columbia
2004 Nova Scotia Self-Represented Litigants Project Nova Scotia
2011 Administrative Adjudicative Decisions: Statutory Review Mechanisms Alberta
2005 Newfoundland and Labrador Case Management (Rule 18A) Newfoundland and Labrador
2007 Yukon Judicial Settlement Conference (Rule 37) Yukon
1993 Tax Court Status Hearings (Rule 125) Federal
1996 Northwest Territories Case Management (Part 19) Northwest Territories
2003 Newfoundland and Labrador Court Ordered Mediation (Rule 37A) Newfoundland and Labrador
1993 BC Small Claims Court Settlement Conference (Rule 7) British Columbia
1998 BC Small Claims Court Mediation Program (Rule 7.2) British Columbia
2010 Vancouver Justice Access Centre Self-help and Information Services (previously BC Supreme Court Self-Help Information Centre) British Columbia
2007 Yukon Family Law Information Centre Yukon
2005 Nova Scotia Family Law Information Centres (FLICs) Nova Scotia
2003 Nova Scotia Summary Advice Counsel (SAC) Nova Scotia
2001 Alberta Intake and Caseflow Management Alberta
1999 Ontario Family Law Information Centres Ontario
1998 BC Parenting After Separation Program British Columbia
1998 BC Family Justice Registry (Rule 5) British Columbia
1996 Manitoba Case Management of Family Matters (Rule 70) Manitoba