Gouvernement du Québec - Justice


Locating information

The home page of the Justice website offers various ways to locate information within the site itself, and in sites maintained by other organizations working in the field of justice.

  • Documents by Topic
    This heading presents information linked to various key lifetime events.
  • Most Popular
    This heading provides direct access to the most frequently consulted topics.
  • Search (Keyword)
    This tool can be used to locate information using common words or expressions.
  • Search (Index)
    The index can be used to browse keywords in alphabetical order to identify the documents or definitions you need.
  • Dynamic menu
    The dynamic menu is found to the left of all the pages on the site. It gives access to information specifically concerning the Ministère de la Justice.
  • Site Map
    A button in the bar at the top of the Home Page gives access to the Site Map, which presents the various sections and pages of the site in the form of a table of contents.

Information on the Government of Québec, and on government departments and public and parapublic bodies, is accessible via the Portail du gouvernement du Québec Clicking on this icon will take you to another website..


This website is designed for viewing by all the main browsers based on PC and Macintosh systems. The presentation may vary depending on the browser used, and some functions may have to be disabled on older browsers if they do not support certain new technologies.

To exchange data in a secure environment using some of the forms available on this website, you should install the most recent browser software. See the "Security" heading below.


The Ministère de la Justice is careful to respect the confidential nature of any information you upload. To ensure the security of electronic transfers of information via this website, you should use browser software with 128-bit encryption capability.

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PDF Format

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PDF files on the site can be viewed and printed using Adobe Reader, which is available free of charge from Adobe Clicking on this icon will take you to another website..

If you do not already have this software, it can be downloaded Clicking on this icon will take you to another website. from the Adobe website. Once installed, Adobe Reader will run every time your browser recognizes a PDF file. Installation and configuration instructions for this software are available on the Adobe website.

Static PDF files
Static PDF files, identified by the icon Static PDF, can be viewed and printed.

Dynamic PDF files
Dynamic PDF files, generally forms, are identified by the icon Dynamic PDF. These documents can be viewed, completed on-screen and printed. However, the Adobe Reader utility does not allow this data to be saved to your computer. You must have Adobe Acrobat Clicking on this icon will take you to another website. if you want to save a completed form.

Icon Clicking on this icon will take you to another website.

When you click on a link followed by the icon Clicking on this icon will take you to another website. you will be taken to a different website. If the icon contains an acronym (such as ), you will be redirected to information provided by the body identified by the acronym and hosted on a different website.

When you access another site, you are no longer subject to the confidentiality agreement of the Ministère de la Justice. The contents of the linked sites are under the responsibility of other organizations, and are not necessarily endorsed by the Ministère de la Justice du Québec.

Meaning of the icons

Icons Organizations Clicking on this icon will take you to another website.
Bureau des infractions et amendes
Court of Appeal of Québec
Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
Conseil de la justice administrative
Court of Québec
Commission des services juridiques
Superior Court of Québec
Directeur des poursuites criminelles et pénales
Fonds d'aide aux recours collectifs
Ministère de la Justice
Office de la protection du consommateur
Office des professions du Québec
Registre des droits personnels et réels mobiliers
Registre des lobbyistes
Service de certification
Société québécoise d'information juridiques
Tribunal administratif du Québec
Icône indiquant que l'utilisateur sera conduit à un autre site. Other websites


Latest update: August 26, 2014

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