Fort McMurray Fire

The wildfires in Fort McMurray have displaced an entire community, giving rise to many legal questions and issues. The page includes frequently asked legal questions about various topics such as insurance, mortgage, employment and tenancy. The page also includes links to other resources and organizations and pro bono clinics in Alberta.

Fort McMurray Legal Information Poster

Frequently Asked Legal Questions

  1. Insurance
  2. Mortgage and Creditor-Debtor
  3. Employment
  4. Landlord and Tenant
  5. Family
  6. Condominium

Podcasts/Audio of Frequently Asked Questions

If you are unable to view the FAQs you can listen to them here.

Helpful Links and Other Resources

If you were evacuated from Fort McMurray, information is available at the following links:

Visit the Department of Justice and Solicitor General webpage for information on court closures and other services in the Fort McMurray area impacted by the fire. Additional updates on the crisis are available on this Government of Alberta emergency information webpage.