CICB | September 24 , 2021
Final Step of Dissolution of CICB Set for December 31, 2021

In April 2019 it was announced that the Criminal Injuries Compensation Board (CICB) would begin the process of winding down its operations. The final step of the dissolution will be complete on December 31, 2021 with the closure of the CICB. The CICB has worked diligently to ensure that all applications that were received by […]

LAT | September 3, 2021
Statement on Associate Chair Appointment to the Licence Appeal Tribunal

Sean Weir, Executive Chair of Tribunals Ontario, issued the following statement on the Associate Chair appointment to the Licence Appeal Tribunal: “I am pleased to announce the appointment of Sara Mintz as Associate Chair of the Licence Appeal Tribunal (LAT), effective August 26, 2021. Sara currently serves as the Associate Chair of the Criminal Injuries […]

COVID-19 Updates on Tribunals Ontario Operations

COVID-19 Updates on Tribunals Ontario Operations Last Updated: March 10, 2021 Tribunals Ontario continues to provide services to the public while keeping Ontarians safe. To comply with physical-distancing direction from public health authorities, most staff and adjudicators are working remotely. Tribunals Ontario is postponing and rescheduling all in-person hearings, and where possible, is moving forward […]

CICB | December 19 , 2019
CICB Update

In April, the Ontario government announced it was winding down the Criminal Injuries Compensation Board (CICB). The CICB continued to receive applications until September 30, 2019. The CICB will process and adjudicate all applications received by September 30, 2019 before ceasing operations. Supports and services for victims of crime may now be accessed through the […]

CICB | September 6, 2019
CICB Update

In April, the Government of Ontario announced plans to transition the responsibilities covered by the Criminal Injuries Compensation Board (CICB) into a new one-window access system for victims seeking financial assistance. As part of this transition, the CICB will continue to accept applications until 11:59pm on September 30, 2019. As of October 1, 2019, individuals […]

CICB | May 29, 2019
Amendments to Compensation for Victims of Crime Act

The Government of Ontario announced that it will transition the responsibilities covered by the Criminal Injuries Compensation Board (CICB) into a new one-window access system for victim service programs that would provide financial assistance to victims. This will bring Ontario’s approach to financial assistance for victims of violent crime in line with the rest of […]

CICB | September 7, 2018
New Practice Direction and Form

The CICB has adopted a new practice direction to vary an order for compensation. Additionally, the CICB has developed a new Application to Vary an Order for Compensation. This practice direction supports the CICB’s Rules of Procedure and provides helpful information to parties. The new application form will help parties submit requests to vary orders […]

CICB | June 19, 2018
New practice directions and forms

The CICB has adopted 3 new practice directions on reconsideration requests, review hearings and police witness participation. Additionally, the CICB has developed 2 new forms to Request a Reconsideration and to Request a Review hearing if parties disagree with a decision. These practice directions further support the CICB’s new Rules of Procedure and provide helpful […]