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, quasi-judicial 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.