Submissions & Consultations

View our current Calls for Consultation, along with recent Submissions on matters of importance to our members.

Our complete archive of Submissions can be found under “Our Work”.

Submission | BC Courts

CBA Intervention: Single Mothers' Alliance v. BC

  • December 20, 2022

On December 15th, 2022, the Supreme Court of BC granted Single Mothers’ Alliance public interest standing in their constitutional challenge to BC’s family law legal aid system.

Submission | BC Courts

Submission to Supreme Court of BC: Virtual Chambers for Short Matters

  • November 02, 2022

CBABC has delivered a submission to the Supreme Court of British Columbia requesting a return to virtual Chambers hearings for short matters in civil and family law proceedings with the ability to obtain in-person appearances where circumstances warrant.

Submission | Provincial Government

Submission to Ministry of Attorney General: Court User Surveys

  • October 18, 2022

CBABC has prepared a submission to the Ministry of Attorney General encouraging the Court Services Branch, in tandem with the judiciary, to develop and implement court user surveys. The surveys will increase innovation and access to justice.