The Manitoba Law Reform Commission is an independent law reform agency created in 1970 by The Law Reform Commission Act. Its role is to improve, modernize and reform the law and administration of justice in Manitoba. Projects of law reform are initiated in response to suggestions from the public, the legal profession and Manitoba’s Minister of Justice and Attorney General. The Commission carries out research and consultation and makes formal recommendations for law reform to the Minister of Justice and Attorney General. The Commission’s work is funded by grants from the Government of Manitoba and the Manitoba Law Foundation.
The Manitoba Law Reform Commission has released a Consultation Report on Improving the Small Claims System in Manitoba. This Consultation Report is part of the Commission’s project on Access to Courts and Court Processes.
Comments on this Consultation Report should reach the Commission by December 5, 2016.
There are two ways to provide feedback on this Consultation Report:
1. Participate in a short, anonymous online survey; or
2. Provide your thoughts, comments and suggestions concerning this issue by submitting your feedback via email, fax or regular mail to:
The Manitoba Law Reform Commission
Phone: (204) 945-2896
The Manitoba Law Reform Commission does not provide legal advice, interpret the law or conduct research for individuals or organizations. The Commission does not have the authority to intervene or review individual cases, or the actions of government or regulatory agencies.