Indigenous Services Our Commitment Tribunals Ontario (TO) is committed to ensuring that every Indigenous individual, who comes before any TO tribunal, has access to culturally appropriate services. Tribunal Ontario’s Indigenous Services’ objectives include: Increasing TO’s capacity to understand the unique circumstances of Indigenous peoples, and how these translate to meeting their unique legal needs. Improving […]
Decisions The CICB publishes its decisions (except those subject to a publication ban) on the Canadian Legal Information Institute (CanLII) website. The decisions do not include any personal identifying information. Decisions issued before January 1, 2017 are not published on CanLII.
Ask for a review of a written notice to remove a child who has been placed with you for adoption Print-friendly Before you file an application Has a children’s aid society or a licensed adoption agency either removed a child placed with you for adoption or informed you that it will remove the child? If […]
Appeal a school board decision to expel a pupil Print-friendly The Education Act gives the CFSRB the mandate to hear appeals from expulsions from a school or all schools of a school board. Before you file Are you the parent or guardian of a student who is under 18 years old who was recently expelled? […]
Ask for a review of a written notice to refuse your adoption application Print-friendly Before you file an application Did a children’s aid society refuse your request to adopt a particular child? If the answer is “yes”, you may apply to the Child and Family Services Review Board (CFSRB) for a review of that decision. […]
Ask for a review of a written notice proposing to remove a child in extended society care (previously known as a Crown ward) from your foster home Print-friendly Before you file an application Are you a foster parent whose foster child has been or will be removed from your care? Do you want to challenge […]
Ask for a review of an admission to an emergency secure treatment program Print-friendly The Child, Youth and Family Services Act, 2017, section 171, gives the Child and Family Services Review Board (CFSRB) the mandate to hear applications requesting an order to release a child or youth from a secure treatment program. Before you file […]
Decisions Decisions issued by Tribunal Ontario’s tribunals are available on the Canadian Legal Information Institute’s (CanLII) website. CanLII is a non-profit organization that makes Canadian law accessible for free on the Internet. Published decisions of the Tribunal Ontario’s tribunals are available under the Boards and Tribunals heading of the Ontario section of the site.
Decisions To read decisions of the Child and Family Services Review Board, visit the Canadian Legal Information Institute (CanLII). CanLII is a non-profit organization that makes Canadian law accessible for free on the internet. Pursuant to Rules 9.3 and 9.4 of the CFSRB’s Rules of Procedure, parties and their representatives must not use, share, discuss […]
Complain about services of a children’s aid society Print-friendly If you have sought or received services from a children’s aid society and have concerns about these services, you may have a right to complain to the CFSRB for one of these reasons: The children’s aid society did not give you a chance to be heard […]