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Our offices will be closed on Monday, February 20 for Family Day.

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About the CICB


The Criminal Injuries Compensation Board (CICB) assesses financial compensation for victims and family members of deceased victims of violent crimes committed in Ontario. The CICB is an adjudicative tribunal created under the Compensation for Victims of Crime Act.

The CICB is one of the eight tribunals that make up Social Justice Tribunals Ontario (SJTO).

Latest News


CICB | March 13, 2017
Practice Direction on Public Access to Hearings

The CICB has a new Practice Direction on Public Access to Hearings. The practice direction clarifies:

  • when hearings will be closed to the public
  • expectations for members of the public who are …
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