Access to the Courts

Access to the courts is an important part of the right of access to justice. It demands that everyone be able to resort the courts to file their claims and defenses under equal conditions.  

Being unaware of the role of the courts or lacking sufficient information on the services offered may be a barrier to access. The information provided on this page seeks to guide individuals on how to bring an claim before the courts, and in so doing, granting access to the courts.