This page provides links to the primary legislation on mediation, arbitration, parenting coordination and family law in Alberta, British Columbia and Canada as hosted by the Canadian Legal Information Institute. CanLII regularly updates its archive of legislation, and is at times more current than the material available on government websites.


· Adult Interdependent Relationships Act, SA 2002, c A-4.5

· Arbitration Act, RSA 2000, c A-43

· Family Law Act, SA 2003, c F-4.5

· Alberta Child Support Guidelines, Alta Reg 147/2005

· Interpretation Act, RSA 2000, c I-8

· Limitations Act, RSA 2000, c L-12

· Marriage Act, RSBC 1996, c 282

· Matrimonial Property Act, RSA 2000, c M-8

British Columbia

· Arbitration Act, RSBC 1996, c 55

· Family Law Act, SBC 2011, c 25

· Family Law Act Regulation, BC Reg 347/2012

· Interpretation Act, RSBC 1996, c 238

· Limitation Act, SBC 2012, c 13

· Marriage Act, RSA 2000, c M-5


· Civil Marriage Act, SC 2005, c 33

· Divorce Act, RSC 1985, c 3 (2nd Supp)

· Federal Child Support Guidelines, SOR/97-175

· Spousal Support Advisory Guidelines (Carol Rogerson and Rollie Thompson)

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