National Family Law Program




The program will be held July 9th to 12th, 2018 with the Opening Reception on Sunday, July 8, 2018.  The conference office will also be open July 8th. All events, unless otherwise specified, will be in the JW Marriott parq Vancouver, 39 Smithe Street.

A special Family Law Program group rate ( for stays from July 5-15, 2018) is available at these hotels:

  • JW Marriott Parq Vancouver  for 249.00 CAD  per night
  • the DOUGLAS, Autograph Collection  for 249.00 CAD  per night

     The JW Marriott parq and the Douglas are in the same complex.

**  A limited number of rooms has become available at the JW Marriott parq.  If you still require a room please call the hotel directly and speak with reservations staff in the hotel or e-mail:

A group rate has been negotiated at the Georgian Court and Hotel Blu. They have a limited number of rooms available until June 1, 2018.

Georgian Court
773 Beatty Street (at Robson St.), Vancouver, BC V6B 2M4
Rate:  $365.00 + applicable taxes/night for Deluxe room
To reserve under the National Family Law Program room block, please use the code 915200.

Hotel BLU Vancouver
177 Robson Street,  Vancouver, BC  V6B 0N3
Rate $359.00 + applicable taxes/night for Deluxe King rooms  (until June 1, 2018 only)
To reserve under the National Family Law Program room block, please use the code 18707NATI.

For more information on Vancouver hotels and tourism, visit Tourism Vancouver.

NFLP 30th Anniversary Reception, Dinner and Entertainment (Please note:  Attendance is optional and is not covered through general registration for the conference.)
We welcome you to attend a dinner in celebration of the 30th anniversary of the National Family Law Program:
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Reception:  18:00 – 19:00
Dinner:  19:00 – 20:30
Entertainment:  20:30
JW Marriott parq Conference Centre
39 Smithe St.


2018 CLE Accreditation
The final program schedule will be submitted for accreditation in all jurisdictions.  Please consult your law society website for reporting procedures and required credits.

Inquiries about the National Family Law Program:
Federation of Law Societies of Canada
National Family Law Program
Attention: Heather Walker, Program Coordinator
P.O. Box 244,
Woodville, Ontario
Canada K0M 2T0
Tel: 705.879.3082