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Important Notice

January 12, 2021

The Criminal Injuries Compensation Board continues to provide services to the public. All in-person service counters are closed until further notice. Use email if possible, to contact our boards and tribunals. Learn more about our COVID-19 operations.

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About the CICB


The Criminal Injuries Compensation Board (CICB) assesses financial compensation for victims and family members of deceased victims of violent crimes committed in Ontario. The CICB is an adjudicative tribunal created under the Compensation for Victims of Crime Act.

The CICB is one of the eight tribunals that make up Social Justice Tribunals Ontario (SJTO).

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