The Ontario Parole 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.
About the OPB
The Ontario Parole Board (OPB) is an independent, inquisitorial agency. It is one of the fourteen tribunals that form Tribunals Ontario.
The OPB makes parole decisions for applicants serving a sentence of less than two years in a provincial correctional institution. The OPB also decides applications for temporary absences from a correctional institution for greater than 72 hours.