Welcome to Community Legal Information

About Us

Have a legal question? We can help. Community Legal Information is a registered charity that helps residents of Prince Edward Island understand the law and navigate the justice system in the province.

We are a charity! We gratefully accept donations, and we issue tax receipts. #11887 0757 RR 0001

We receive funding and in-kind support from:

  • Justice Canada,
  • Law Foundation of Prince Edward Island,
  • The Law Society of Prince Edward Island,
  • PEI Department of Justice and Public Safety, and
  • Other sources.

What We Offer

Legal Information

You can contact us by email, by phone, or you can visit us in our office. We answer general legal questions. We provide support, information, and referrals to services. Legal information is free. Our team can help you in English and French.

Lawyer Referral

Island lawyers volunteer to give short consultations for people who need basic legal advice. This service has a modest fee.


Free plain language legal publications in both official languages and some non-official languages are available online and in print.


We provide legal education workshops to groups and organizations. Any area of law can be requested. No fee for non-profit groups, though we do welcome donations.


Support for Victims of Sexual or Intimate Partner Violence and Workplace Sexual Harassment

Renting PEI

Legal Information for Tenants & Landlords

Translated Publications

We currently offer these publications in Arabic | عربى:

More publications will be uploaded here when they are made available.

We do not have capacity to translate every legal information publication. More publications can be found on our website in official languages English and French.