Nanaimo Justice Access Centre

Justice Access Centre (JAC) services are available in-person or virtually (through phone or videoconference). 

In-person services are available during the centre's hours of operation.

On this page

Contact us

To access services, either virtually or in-person:
Phone: 250-741-5447
Phone Toll-free in B.C.: 1-800-578-8511

Where to find us

A map showing the location of the Nanaimo Justice Access Centre.


Hours are subject to change.

Contact us:

  • Before dropping in (recommended)
  • If you can't travel to the centre
  • To book a virtual appointment


In-person and virtual service is available Wednesday from 5:30 to 7:00 pm by appointment.

Weekday Hours
Monday 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
Thursday 8:30 am to 5:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am to 5:30 pm

Self-help room

Weekday Hours
Monday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

Service area

The centre serves Nanaimo and the surrounding mid-Island communities.

Family Justice Centres are located in other communities around the province. The centres provide services to British Columbians going through separation or divorce. For more information, see Family Justice Counsellors in Family Justice Centres.