Legal information (plus some kinds of legal advice) is free to all British Columbians.
If you're reading this page, you've already received a form of legal aid.
, you may be able to get legal representation and most legal advice for free.
The eligibility guidelines for legal advice and for legal representation are separate.
You can't "become" married by default — you have to actively go and get married for the law to treat you and your partner exactly as it would a married couple.