Inventory of Government-Based Family Justice Services
Court-Ordered Home Assessments (Newfoundland and Labrador)
Newfoundland and Labrador
Type of service
Family Court Services
The court can order a home assessment if parents cannot reach a settlement on child custody and access disputes.
Pilot or ongoing service
The Court system
How to access this service
The court may order a home assessment.
Through any of the Court centres.
[ Service(s) offered ]
The parties pay the costs.
Governing legislation/legislative authority
Children’s Law Act, RSNL 1990, c. C-13, section 36
Judicature Act, RSNL 1990, c. J-4, section 43.14
Trial Division Family Rules, Rule F13.
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