Offers legal support and forms assistance to help transgender individuals through the process of legally changing their name and sex designation on Ontario and Canada government IDs, birth certificates, and other records.
Organizations that offer this Service
Sites that offer this Service
3rd Thursday every month
100 Main St E
Open to all.
no fees for legal assistance services
fees apply for new birth certificates ($25-$35), legal name change ($137), mailing costs, and translation fees for non-English documents
Upon first visit participants will have an intake meeting with a Hamilton Community Legal Clinic volunteer to match the participant to the appropriate services. This includes gathering information such as age, name (preferred name and birth name), address, place of birth, and length of residency in Ontario.
Last Full Update
August 23, 2022