Consultations


Tribunals Ontario is committed to ongoing consultation with stakeholders and the public on issues of process, procedure, service and accessibility.

Consultations
Description Documents for Consultation Reply to Closing date

Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario (HRTO)

The Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario (HRTO) is seeking input to improve its services and to facilitate more efficient dispute resolution.

You may submit your feedback to: john.gross@ontario.ca

May 7, 2021

Assessment Review Board (ARB)

The ARB is seeking input on proposed revisions to its Rules of Practice and Procedure.

The ARB is proposing the following changes:

  • reducing the Schedule of Events timelines from 66 - 104 weeks to 40 weeks
  • removal of any reference to mediation
  • streamlining, clarifying and re-positioning the rules and language to help with understanding processes

Proposed changes to ARB Rules for comment:

  • ARB Rules of Practice & Procedure (PDF)

By email: ARB.Registrar@ontario.ca

Subject line: ARB Rules of Practice and Procedure – Comments.

November 19, 2020
The consultation period has closed

Landlord and Tenant Board (LTB)

The Landlord and Tenant Board is seeking input on new and revised forms, form instructions and guidelines related to the changes to the RTA in Bill 184 that have not yet come into effect.

For a summary of these changes, read the Backgrounder: Upcoming Amendments to the Residential Tenancies Act.

Bill 184, which amends the RTA, is now law, and its provisions are not a part of this consultation.

The forms posted for consultation are not fillable. Once finalized, the forms will be designed in a fillable format.

New materials:

Revised materials:

You may submit your feedback to: LTB@ontario.ca

You may want to use the Feedback Table to organize your feedback.

February 5, 2021
The consultation period has closed.

Landlord and Tenant Board (LTB)

The Landlord and Tenant Board is seeking input on proposed revisions to its Rules, guidelines and forms.

Proposed changes to LTB Practice Directions, Rules: (HTML):

  • Proposed changes to the LTB Rules of Procedure (PDF)
  • Proposed changes to LTB Interpretation Guideline 1 – Adjourning and Rescheduling Hearings (PDF | HTML)
  • Proposed changes to the Practice Direction on Case Management Hearings (PDF | HTML)
  • Proposed changes to the Payment Agreement Form (PDF)

November 12, 2020
The consultation period has closed.

What We Heard (PDF)