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NOVA SCOTIA LEGAL AID

ONLINE APPLICATION FORM

Your preferred name may not be your legal first name. What would you like us to call you?
Please indicate the way you wish to be contacted in order.  If you want to be contacted via text message (SMS) please indicate your cell/text provider as we need this to text you. We MUST have a method to contact you to process your application.

For example:

  • Cell phone (902) 555-1212
  • Text Message (902) 555-1212 CellCompany
  • Email somebody@somemail.com

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    Nova Scotia Legal Aid handles a variety of different legal matters for Nova Scotians.
    Please indicate briefly why you need help. Do not go into great detail - you have only 180 characters (2 lines)
    Do you require legal assistance due to Child Protective Services or Mi'Kmaw Family & Children Services of Nova Scotia being involved with your family?
    All family matters have at least two sides. Who is the opposing party in your matter?
    What have YOU been charged with or do you anticipate being charged with? Do not fill in someone else's charges here (for example, if your estranged spouse is being charged with domestic violence).
    Please briefly describe the matter you need help with. Please note that Nova Scotia Legal Aid does not provide services in all matters. Please see our website for full details on what type of matters we provide services for. What we do - What Legal Services Provided
    Please briefly describe the matter you need help with. Please note that Nova Scotia Legal Aid does not provide services in all matters. Please see our website for full details on what type of matters we provide services for. What we do - What Legal Services Provided
    Court Information
    If your family or financial situation hasn't changed since the last time you had legal aid please note this - this may help to speed up your application process.
    People receiving IA/MA have reduced requirements to provide financial information.

    Financial Information

    Employer or Name of Person who can verify your financial information

    Please fill this area out as completely as possible.  Leaving information out may delay your application.

    Monthly Income (before deductions)
    Monthly Expenses
    Vehicles
    Vehicle 1
    Vehicle 1
    Vehicle 2
    Vehicle 2
    Vehicle 3
    Vehicle 3
    Home
    Summary of Assets
    Please list your creditors, total owing and monthly payments for each creditor in the area below.
    Declaration and Contact Authorization

    READ DECLARATION AND AUTHORIZATION CAREFULLY:

    By typing your name below and pressing submit:

      • The applicant declares that information provided is true and complete.
      • The applicant will provide additional information as required.
      • The applicant consents to have information investigated for verification.
      • The applicant must notify Nova Scotia Legal Aid of any changes in financial circumstances or living arrangements - failure to comply may result in termination of services.
      • The applicant authorizes Nova Scotia Legal Aid to represent and act for Applicant in the matter mentioned or any related matter and further authorizes Nova Scotia Legal Aid to take any necessary action or obtain required assistance.

    I authorize Nova Scotia Legal Aid to contact me regarding my matter and for feedback purposes via the following electronic means: