Request a Card

The conditions for issuing a CAIJ card vary depending on your status.

CAIJ cards are free for:

  • members of the Barreau and the Magistrature du Québec,
  • students at the Barreau and articling law students,
  • employees of law firms or legal departments who have been endorsed with a security deposit from their employer.

An annual fee applies to other cardholder categories.

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Conditions

  • The CAIJ card is valid as long as you are a member of the Québec Bar or Judiciary.
  • No fees are due for the issuance of the first card.

Card Request Form

Last Name:*
First Name:*
Professional Address:*
Office or Suite Number:
City:*
Province:*
Postal Code:*
Office Phone Number:*
Other Phone Number:
Bar Member Number:*
Regional Bar:
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* Required fields

You can also download this form, fill it out and return it to CAIJ:

Conditions

  • The Multi-accès card is valid as long as you are a member of the Québec Bar or Judiciary.
  • No fees are due for the issuance of the first card.

Card Request Form

Last Name:*
First Name:*
Professional Address:*
Office or Suite Number:
City:*
Province:*
Postal Code:*
Office Phone Number:*
Other Phone Number:
Court:*
* Required fields

You can also download this form, fill it out and return it to CAIJ:

Conditions

  • The CAIJ card is valid for one year from the date of issuance and can be renewed as needed.
  • Same subscription as a regular lawyer.

Card Request Form

Download Form

Please download this form, fill it out and return it to CAIJ:

Conditions

  • Each new student at the École du Barreau receives a CAIJ card at the beginning of the school year.
  • Distributed by the École du Barreau, this card is valid for the length of the student’s training at the École du Barreau as well as his/her career as a member of the Québec Bar or Judiciary.
  • No fees are due for the issuance of the first card.

For any card request, please enquire with the École du Barreau.

Conditions

  • Pursuant to section 42.4 of the Professional Code Lien vers un site externe, the President of the Québec Bar may issue a temporary permit for a Canadian or foreign lawyer to practice in Québec for the purposes of a particular litigation.
  • To obtain a CAIJ card, this person must provide, along with the card request, a copy of the Application for a special authorization for a person practising outside Québec Lien vers un site externe (s. 42.4 Professional Code) signed by the President of the Québec Bar.
  • The card is valid for one year from the date of issuance.
  • To renew the card, the person must submit a new card request along with a copy of the new special authorization signed by the President of the Québec Bar.
  • Annual fees of $450 plus taxes apply.

Card Request Form

Download Form

Please download this form, fill it out and return it to CAIJ:

Conditions

  • A person employed by a law firm or legal service, such as a researcher, a librarian or a paralegal, may obtain a CAIJ card.
  • This person must provide an employer endorsement, by which a lawyer or judge from the  law firm or legal service guarantees and agrees for a specific period to be fully responsible for all transactions performed in the library by this person with the CAIJ card.
  • The CAIJ card expires upon the termination of the employment contract or the endorsement, which ever date comes first, and can be renewed if needed.
  • No fees are payable for the issuance of the first card.

Card Request Form

Download Form

Please download this form, fill it out and return it to CAIJ:

Conditions

  • A person who does not belong to any of the categories in the menu above can request a card to gain access to CAIJ library services.
  • The CAIJ card is valid for one year from the date of its issuance and can be renewed if needed.
  • Annual fees of $880 plus taxes apply.

Card Request Form

Download Form

Please download this form, fill it out and return it to CAIJ:

By Mail

By Fax

By Email

CAIJ Card Request

CAIJ-Québec City

300, Jean-Lesage Blvd, Room 5.03

Québec City, QC G1K 8K6

418 525-4208

Toll-free : 1 866 473-3034

info@caij.qc.ca

You will receive your CAIJ card by mail within 10 business days.

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