VIDEO SERIES: About the Family Homes on Reserves and Matrimonial Rights or Interests Act

The Centre of Excellence is pleased to share our latest video series. We hope you find these short videos useful and that First Nations & other stakeholders will utilize these videos in training and presentations as they pertain to law development or understanding the provisional federal rules.

This is a series of short videos that will provide information about the Family Homes on Reserve and Matrimonial Interest or Rights Act (“FHRMIRA”).

  • The series include:
    • Video #1 Why Canada Enacted The Family Homes on Reserve and Matrimonial Interest or Rights Act
    • Video #2 FHRMRA Authorizes First Nations to Enact Their Own MRP Law for the Community
    • Video #3 The Provisional Federal Rules and the Rights of Spouses and Common-Law Partners Upon Breakdown of the Relationship
    • Video #4 The FHRMIRA and the Rights of a Surviving Spouse or Common-law partner Upon the Death of Their Spouse or Common-Law Partner
    • Video #5 FHRMIRA and Valuation Provisions
    • Video #6 Using alternate dispute resolution mechanisms  or domestic agreements to help settle matrimonial real property issues
PLAYLIST – About the Family Homes on Reserves and Matrimonial Rights or Interests Act

Or you can view each video individually here on our site.

2019-2020 Special Pilot Project Funding

We continue to provide funding for First Nations who are interested in the implementation of FHRMIRA. Please review the categories to determine which one suits our community best. Contact us at mrpfund@coemrp.ca

For further information click here.

Take Advantage of the Available 2018-2019 Special Pilot Project Funding

Access this funding to gain a better understanding of FHRMIRA or to increase community capacity to deal with the provisional federal rules.
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