Do I quality for access to legal advice?


The Québec Ombudsman may grant financial assistance for obtaining legal services to anyone who: 

  • discloses or wants to disclose wrongdoing; 
  • cooperates in an audit or investigation stemming from a disclosure; or
  • who feels  they have suffered reprisal for the same reasons. This is not the case if the reprisal is a prohibited practice within the meaning of the Act respecting labour standards. 

The Québec Ombudsman can also provide access to legal advice to anyone who:

To find out if you qualify for access to legal advice and for information about the terms and conditions, see the Access to legal advice page.