Anyone who self-identifies as First Nations, Metis or Inuit has Gladue rights and can request a Gladue report. The BCFNJC prepares Gladue reports for bail, sentencing, appeals, long-term offender hearings, dangerous offender hearings and parole hearings.
Legal Aid BC offers a range of free services and gives priority to people with low income, although many of its services are available to all people in BC. Don’t qualify for legal aid? You are eligible to receive legal assistance if you are a member of a community that our Indigenous Justice Centres serve.