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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 | May 26, 2017
Criminal Injuries Compensation Board no longer asking for claimants’ criminal records search

As of March 30, 2017, the CICB is no longer asking claimants to consent to a criminal records (CPIC) search. This change addresses concerns that the requirement to provide consent could deter victims from applying. …
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