135. The complaint is filed by handing in, duly filled out, the complaint form prescribed by regulation made under paragraph 2 of section 263, at any place where an application for recovery of a small claim may be filed in accordance with Book Eight of the Code of Civil Procedure (chapter C-25).
On pain of being dismissed, the amount of money determined by the regulation made by the Government in accordance with paragraph 8 of section 262 must also be sent with the complaint, where applicable. When rendering its decision on the complaint, the board may order that such sum be refunded to the complainant.
If a complaint concerns several units of assessment or places of business, a complaint is deemed to be filed for each unit or place.
The clerk in office at the place where complaints are filed must give assistance for drawing up a complaint, and for computing any amount of money that must accompany it, to every person who requires it.
The clerk shall forward the complaint without delay to the secretary of the section that has jurisdiction in the matter.
1979, c. 72, s. 135; 1982, c. 2, s. 89; 1982, c. 63, s. 202; 1991, c. 32, s. 62.