Legal Aid Ontario

Site: Peterborough

Service: Peterborough Office

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Record #: PET0559 Last Modified: 30 Mar 2015 Last Full Update: 24 Feb 2015
Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone705-743-5430
Toll Free PhonePeterborough: 1-888-828-3827 
Northumberland County: 905-372-2432 *1-800-668-8258
Site LocationBell Canada Building, Main Level
Located In CommunityPeterborough
Address & Map
364 Water St
Peterborough, ON K9H 3L6
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IntersectionWater St - Simcoe St
Description & Services
Description (Service)* Legal representation with fees based on client's financial resources. 
* Duty counsel is available on a rotating basis in Provincial, Young Offender, and Family Courts. * Advice Lawyer available at the Family Law Information Centre (Unified Family Court). * Applications taken on a first come, first serve basis Mon-Fri 8 am-3 pm or a telephone application may be completed by contacting the Client Service Centre at 1-800-668-8258 Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm.  
* Legal Aid representative available at Northumberland County Courthouse, 860 William St, Cobourg Wednesday morning and every second Monday morning.
HoursOffice: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm 
Northumberland County Courthouse, Cobourg: Wed 8:45 am-3 pm, every second Mon 8:45 am-12 noon
Areas ServedKawartha Lakes (City of) ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough (County of)
EligibilityEligibility varies with the income and situation of the clients. A needs test is administered by Application/Assessment Officers through the Legal Aid Office or Client Service Centre.
FeesService - Sliding scale ; Fees vary depending on service(s) required and client's ability to pay - declining scale from partial to complete fee coverage.
Other Details
Legal Status(50) Non Profit
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Service CategoriesGeneral Legal Aid