SBT: Legislation and Regulation

Legislation and Regulation The Social Benefits Tribunal (SBT) is established under Part IV of the Ontario Works Act, 1997.¬†Appeals are heard under that act and the Ontario Disability Support Program Act, 1997. The Ontario Works Act provides for basic financial assistance to people who are in need while they attempt to become employed or stay […]

SBT: Rules and Practice Directions

Rules and Practice Directions Rules There are two parts to the rules that govern the procedures of the SBT. Part I is the Social Justice Tribunals Ontario (SJTO) Common Rules and Part II is the SBT-specific Rules. Both parts should be read together. SBT Rules of Procedure Practice Directions Practice directions have been developed to […]