Law Society of British Columbia Legal Archives

Identity area

Identifier

LAW

Authorized form of name

Law Society of British Columbia Legal Archives

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

Type

  • Professional Association

Contact area

 

Bernice Chong, Manager of Operations

Type

Address

Street address

845 Cambie Street

Locality

Vancouver

Region

BC

Country name

Postal code

Telephone

Fax

604-669-5232

Email

Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

The Legal Archives of the Law Society of BC acquires records which document the legal profession and judiciary in B.C. Its holdings include the Law Society of BC operational and administrative records, and some records of the Canadian Bar Association-B.C. Branch, the Law Foundation of B.C., the Public Legal Education Society, and the Vancouver Bar Association. The Archives has also acquired records of individuals prominent in the legal community. Restrictions can apply because records are subject to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and the Legal Professions Act.

Buildings

Holdings

Total Volume: 1400 linear feet<br>Inclusive Dates: 1655 – current<br>Predominant Dates: 1869 - current

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Monday-Friday, 9:00 am -4:00 pm (By appointment.)

Access conditions and requirements

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised November 2009.
Revised by BCANS Coordinator 30 January 2011.

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

845 Cambie Street
Vancouver, BC