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Ontario. Ministry of the Attorney General

Site: Hamilton Central - 151 York Blvd

Service: Mandatory Information Programs (MIPs)

Contact Information
Office Phone Hamilton Court Office (905) 645-5252 ext 2516 * Head Office 905-308-8152
Toll Free Phone 1-888-988-2947
Alternate Contact Alicia Ziemiak-Overgaard, IRC Manager; Phone: 905-308-8152; Email:
Agency Information
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Designed to ensure that parties starting a court application or bringing a motion to change are provided with upfront information to help the parties make informed decisions about the next steps in the parties’ family law case. Programs are managed by local family mediation and information service providers. In Hamilton the provider is AXIS Family Mediation Inc.
Hours Hours vary
Areas Served Hamilton (City of) ; Hamilton MIP's are mostly attended by individuals with court actions in Hamilton but open to any individual with a court action in a family court in Ontario
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up
Application Sessions are scheduled on filing of an application that starts a family law case, and when a moving party brings a motion to change a final order. The applicant or moving party will receive two notices: one that advises when the applicant should attend the MIP and one that advises when the other party is to attend the MIP. Members of the public are welcome to attend Mandatory Information Program sessions, but registration is required.
Languages English ; Material available in French
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Hamilton Central
Address & Map
151 York Blvd
Hamilton, ON L8R 3M2
Intersection Bay St N and York Blvd
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Court Ordered Parenting Programs ; Parent Counselling ~ Divorce/Custody/Support Issues

Agency Overview

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