Protocols between the Law Society and the courts/government
Protocol between the Provincial Court and the Law Society respecting complaints (2004) | Addendum (2005)
Protocol between the Law Society and the BC courts respecting concerns that arise in ongoing proceedings (1997)
Report of the Committee on Relations with the Judiciary (PDF)
Protocol between the Law Society and the Office of the Registrar respecting the protection of solicitor-client privilege in connection with investigations under the Security Services Act (2008)
Western Law Societies Conveyancing Protocol (British Columbia) Version 3.0
Full text of the Protocol – Version 3
Solicitor's Opinion – Version 9
Example wording for use when acting for the borrower and lender
Example wording for use when acting for the lender only
Example file checklist
Example statutory declaration regarding existing survey certificate
Example letter from law firm confirming the participation of a financial institution
Reference materials, brochures, websites and contact list
List of Protocol Lenders
For general information about the conveyancing protocol in BC, contact Doug Graves at the Law Society.
For questions about insurance issues, contact Surindar Nijjar at the Law Society.
Project and Financial Institution Coordinator – Susan Billington at the Law Society of Alberta.