Family Justice Services Glossary

  • Action

  • Additional Expenses/ Add-On Expenses/ Section 7 Expenses

  • Affidavit

  • Applicant

  • Arrears

  • Assessment

  • Caseflow Conference

  • Caseflow Coordinator

  • Chambers Application

  • Child Protection and Intervention Mediation

  • Child Support Calculation

  • Child Support Calculation Review Memo

  • Child Support Checklist

  • Child Support Guidelines

  • Child Support Recalculation Program (RP)

  • Child Support Resolution Officer

  • Child Support Resolution Session

  • Confirmation Hearing

  • Consent Order

  • Consent to Mediate

  • Contact Notes

  • Court Generated Order (CGO)

  • Custody

  • Defendant

  • Desk Order

  • Dispute Resolution Officer

  • Dispute Resolution Officer Session

  • Dispute Resolution Process

  • Divorce-Review

  • Docket Court

  • Docket List

  • Education Services

  • Emergency Protection Order (EPO)

  • Ex Parte

  • Family Court Counsellor

  • Family Justice Services

  • Family Mediation

  • Family Mediator

  • Family Violence

  • File (action of filing)

  • FJS Client File

  • Focus on Communication in Separation (FOCIS)

  • Hearing

  • Information Services

  • Intake Services (within FJS)

  • Interjurisdictional Parenting/ Contact Evaluation

  • Judicial Dispute Resolution

  • Maintenance Enforcement Program (MEP)

  • Mediated Agreement

  • Mediation

  • Mediator

  • Notice to Disclose

  • Parenting After Separation (PAS)

  • Parenting After Separation High Conflict (PASHC)

  • Parenting Time

  • Party

  • Peace Bond

  • Person Standing in the Place of a Parent

  • Plaintiff

  • Pretrial Conference

  • Provisional Support Order

  • Queen's Bench Protection Order

  • Reciprocating Jurisdiction

  • Recognizance

  • Respondent

  • Restraining Order

  • Return Notice

  • Screening

  • Special Chambers Application

  • Special Chambers Application with viva voce evidence

  • Stay of Enforcement

  • Support Order

  • Trial

  • Undertaking