Can I have my Small Claims Court trial in French?
Question & AnswerCan I have my Small Claims Court trial in French?
1. Learn about what you get
In Small Claims Court, you have the right to ask for:
- a judge who speaks French and English
- French court interpreters for witnesses, parties, and lawyers who only speak English or French
- a French translation of documents used in your case where documents and evidence were given to the court in English
- a French translation of the judge's decision where the judge wrote their decision and reasons in English, and if you or your lawyer only speak English or French