Welcome to Tribunals Ontario

Tribunals Ontario is a group of 13 adjudicative tribunals that play an important role in the administration of justice in Ontario. Each year our tribunals receive and resolve nearly 100,000 cases - providing fair, accessible dispute resolution to thousands of Ontarians.

Our tribunals are: Assessment Review Board, Animal Care Review Board, Child and Family Services Review Board, Custody Review Board, Fire Safety Commission, Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario, Landlord and Tenant Board, Licence Appeal Tribunal, Ontario Civilian Police Commission, Ontario Parole Board, Ontario Special Education Tribunal (English), Ontario Special Education Tribunal (French) and Social Benefits Tribunal.

The kinds of disputes we address at our tribunals are extremely varied. We resolve disputes in the social, property assessment, safety and licensing sectors.

These are important issues that touch people's lives in fundamental ways. People who appear before our tribunals have a right to fair and accessible dispute resolution, and that is our primary commitment to you.

Latest News


HRTO | January 14, 2022
Statement on the Associate Chair Appointment to the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario

Sean Weir, Executive Chair of Tribunals Ontario, issued the following statement on the Associate Chair appointment to the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario:

“I am pleased to announce the appointment of Jeanie Theoharis as Associate Chair of the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario (HRTO), …

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TO | December 8, 2021
Tribunals Ontario Launches “Tribunals Ontario Portal”

Today, Tribunals Ontario launched the Tribunals Ontario Portal – a new case management system that will transform how users engage with tribunals. First announced in March as part of …

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