Welcome To The Yukon Public Legal Education Association
The Yukon Public Legal Education Association (YPLEA) is a non-profit organization devoted to providing legal information to the public and promoting increased access to the legal system. The goal of the Association is to help the public to identify and understand their legal rights and responsibilities in order to improve their ability to deal with legal matters.
YPLEA operates the Yukon Law Line, a free legal information service. The Law Line is staffed by persons knowledgeable about the law. It is intended to help callers by providing legal information. The Law Line is intended to help callers to identify the legal issues confronting them and to give them information about how to go about resolving those legal issues. The Law Line does not give legal advice or representation and it does not provide legal services such as drafting documents!
Due to Covid-19 concerns, the Law Line is suspending in-person meetings. We will continue to provide our services using phone meetings and email. We appreciate your understanding and will keep you informed with developments as they take place.
The Law Line will be closed on Mondays from January 4, 2021 to March 29, 2021. Normal hours for Monday are are: 8:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (closed for lunch between 12:15 and 12:45)
Tuesday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (On Thursday, closed for lunch from 1:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.)
The office is closed on all statutory holidays.
To book an appointment online go to yplea.setmore.com or contact us by telephone at 668-5297 or 1-866 667 4305
Family Law questions: Family Law Information Centre: 456-6721
Duty counsel for criminal or family court matters;
Legal Aid questions: 667-5210
Lawyer Referral Service:
Law Society of Yukon at 668-4231
R.CM.P. – If you are concerned about your own/another person’s safety